Raymond Croom, 71, of Apalachicola, passed this life on Tuesday, March 11, 2014.

Public visitation is Friday, March 14 from 1 to 8 p.m. at Battle Memorial Funeral Home, 1123 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Panama City.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 15 at 11 a.m. EST at the Love Center Church in Apalachicola. Interment will follow in the Magnolia Cemetery in Apalachicola. The remains will lie in state one hour prior to services on Saturday.