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Dolores Rae King Croom, 79

Dolores Rae King Croom
Dolores Rae King Croom

Dolores Rae King Croom, 79, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

“Deedle” was born Aug. 17, 1939, in Wilmington to the late Albert Ray and Pearl Lee King. She was the oldest of five children, one preceded her in death.

Dolores is survived by her childhood sweetheart and husband of 60 years, Louis R. Croom Sr. Also left to cherish her memory are three children, Louis R. Croom Jr., Robert Clark Croom and Julie Croom Tweedy; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Dolores loved the Lord Jesus and spending time with her family and friends. She was a devoted wife, loving mother and friend to everyone she met.

A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, May 31, at Wilmington Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 1, at Wilmington Funeral Chapel with burial following in Oleander Memorial Gardens.

Share online condolences with the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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