Kenneth Collin "Kip" Crum was born Feb. 15, 1957 in Galveston, Texas. He passed away Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016 surrounded by his family in hospice care in Panama City after a long and hard-fought battle with cancer. He was 59.

Kip lived most of his life in Apalachicola, where he graduated from Apalachicola High School in 1975.

He is survived by his wife, Pamela Crum; parents, Donnie and Jean Crum; brothers, Timothy Lee Crum, Donnie Russ Crum (Donna), and Richard Patterson; nephews, Chase Crum, Kevin Schoelles, Grant Patterson (Christine) and Daniel Crum (Kira); nieces, Lacey Taylor (Jamin), Becky Patterson and Codee James (Steven); grandsons, Brody James and Brantlee Aaron; two great-nephews and one great-niece.

He was preceded in death by his stepson, Jared Calvin Little, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29 at Hope Family Worship Center in Port St. Joe with burial following in Magnolia Cemetery in Apalachicola.

Kelley Funeral Home is assisting with all arrangements.