Castor, LA – Funeral services for Lane Ray Freeman, 71, of Castor will be held on Friday, March 23, 2012 at 2:00 pm in Rockett Funeral Home Chapel, Ringgold, LA. Officiating will be Bro. Sam Higgs and Bro. Floyd Pate. Burial will be in Social Springs Cemetery near Ringgold, LA. Visitation will be Thursday, March 22 from 5 -8 at Rockett Funeral Home in Ringgold. Mr. Freeman was born September 30, 1940 in Castor, LA and passed away March 21, 2012 in Shreveport, LA. He taught school for thirty years and was mayor of Castor for sixteen years. He was preceded in death by his parents John C. and Floye S. Freeman; and a daughter, Diane Scott. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Kathy Freeman of Castor; daughter, Tamra Freeman of Opelousas, LA; sons, Timothy L. Freeman of Castor, LA, Jeffrey A. Freeman of Hall Summit, LA, Andy R. Freeman of Martin, LA, Randy Smith of Shreveport, LA, Raymond Smith of Vidor, TX, and Ricky Smith of Dallas, TX; sister, Carolyn Eacret of Moore, OK; 20 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.