Mr. Raymond J. Crowe, age 83, of Johnson City, passed away, Wednesday, December 21, in the James H. Quillen Medical Center.
Mr. Crowe was a native of Washington County and had lived in Texas, Kingsport, Gray and Johnson City. He was the son of the late Zackery Crowe and Robert and Verna Ford Brown.
Mr. Crowe was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He owned and operated a franchise of Filter Queen Sales and Services; he also had worked a few years at the Kingsport Press. He was a member of Buffalo Ridge Baptist Church.
Survivors include: his loving wife of sixty years, Jean J. Crowe, of the home; adopted sister, Teresa King and husband, Lewis, of Florida; several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service for Mr. Raymond J. Crowe will be conducted at 2 PM Friday, December 23, 2011, in the Morris-Baker South Chapel. Rev. Gary Seaman will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 PM Friday prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Buffalo Ridge Baptist Church, P.O. Box 8247, Gray Tn. 37615.
Memories and condolences may be sent to the Crowe family via www.morrisbaker.com.
Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, is serving the Crowe family. (423) 282-1521