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  • Raymond is also known as: Hinds County / Raymond city.

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Raymond is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area. In 1829, three commissioners, including John B. Peyton, were appointed by U. S. President Andrew Jackson to find a place near the center of Hinds County for the county seat. The current location of Raymond is a ridge about a mile from the center of the county, and was selected because the center was low and subject to flooding. The town of Raymond received its charter from the Mississippi legislature on December 15, 1830. Because of its status as a seat of justice and its proximity to the Natchez Trace, Raymond developed quickly into a prosperous small town whose prosperity and smallness have remained constant to this day. In the late 1840s, Cooper's Well, a property near Raymond with a well that provided sulphured water, was developed into a resort for those seeking the perceived health benefits from its ingestion. Construction of a new courthouse was begun at the center of the town...

There is currently 1 funeral home listing for the city of Raymond, Mississippi.

Raymond Obituaries

It was revealed by The Sun Herald on March 13th, 2015 that Josie Lamar Wells (Wells) perished in Raymond, Mississippi.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Josie Lamar's life.

It was noted by Flint Journal on January 25th, 2015 that Willie B White (Johnson) died in Flint, Michigan.  Ms. White was 95 years old and was born in Raymond, MS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Willie B's life.

It was noted on January 9th, 2015 that Richard H Stevens (St) passed away in Raymond, Mississippi.  Ms. Stevens was 72 years old and was born in Chahalis, WA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard H's life.

It was disclosed on January 9th, 2015 that Richard H Stevens perished in Raymond, Mississippi.  Stevens was 72 years old and was born in Chahalis, WA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard H's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on December 30th, 2014 that Doris Lambert (Caston) passed on in Orange County, California.  Ms. Lambert was 64 years old and was born in Raymond, MS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Doris's life.

It was disclosed by The Yazoo Herald on October 15th, 2014 that Lance Hunter Pitts died in Raymond, Mississippi.  Pitts was 40 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lance Hunter's life.

It was reported by Flint Journal on February 17th, 2014 that Margaret Whitaker (Kelly) died in Flint, Michigan.  Ms. Whitaker was 92 years old and was born in Raymond, MS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Margaret's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on July 10th, 2013 that Manzell Jr "ML" Lawson passed on in Peoria, Illinois.  Lawson was 71 years old and was born in Raymond, MS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Manzell Jr "ML"'s life.

It was written on May 15th, 2012 that George Jr King passed away in Raymond, Mississippi.  King was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor George Jr's life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on March 18th, 2012 that Robert "Bob" Lawson died in Peoria, Illinois.  Lawson was 66 years old and was born in Raymond, MS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert "Bob"'s life.

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All Funeral Homes in Raymond

Deans Memorial Funeral Home

The Management and staff at Dean Memorial Funeral Home has provided quality services to families for many years. We will continue to provide the same quality service for the years to come. During your time of need you can count on us to help you...

Sebrell Funeral Home

Sebrell Funeral Home has been established to provide a full range of quality funeral services and merchandise to families at the most affordable prices in the Jackson Metropolitan area.

Wright & Ferguson Funeral

Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home was established in November 1923 by Ellis W. Wright, G. Warren Ferguson and John Payne. In the beginning, the firm operated as Wright, Ferguson & Payne Funeral Home. It operated under this name for about six months,...

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Wright & Ferguson
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Raymond Funeral Home News

Anthony "Tony" Carroll "Tan" Navarre
Great-grandfather to Sophia Cordova, Raymond Cordova, Tristan Elias Fenton and Jocelyn Noelle ... retiring after 20 years from this career to Kokomo, MS. In the last 4 years in declining health, he moved back to San Diego to be close to family.
http://obits.nola.com/obituaries/nola/obituary.aspx?n=anthony-tony-carroll-navarre-tan&pid=146407104

Virtual community college filling need
I have to work full time," said Cross, of Raymond. "This is the only way I could do it." State officials have said Mississippi needs more people ... from algebra to funeral service ethics and law. State Board for Community and Junior Colleges executive ...
http://www.clarionledger.com/article/20101107/NEWS/11070360/1263/RSS

William Darden eulogy: A good man has gone home
Darden was always willing to help, said the Rev. Raymond Caliman of Fairmont Baptist ... Darden will be buried Saturday in Mississippi and the service there will be handled by Darden Funeral Home in Amory. George Darden said he and his family plan to ...
http://www.lohud.com/article/20101104/NEWS03/11040380/-1/rss01/William Darden eulogy : ‘A good man has gone home’

Gary O. Geller, Janesville (1939 - 2010)
Gary made annual trips to Biloxi, MS and Myrtle Beach ... He was preceded in death by his parents; stepfather, Raymond Quade; half-brother, Rollie Wilke; and sister-in-law, Edwina (Wilke) Butzler. A Funeral Service will be held on 12 noon on Saturday, Nov ...
http://gazettextra.com/obits/2010/nov/04/gary-geller/

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The City of Raymond, Mississippi
FUNERAL HOME/DIRECTOR. Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home. 201 Hinds Boulevard. Raymond, Ms. 601-857-5625. P.O. Box 409. Jackson, Ms 39205-0409. Garner Media, Inc. ...
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Obituary for Betty Hubbard - Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home ...
Obituary for Betty Hubbard, Mrs. Betty Price Hubbard, 80, passed away peacefully at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland, MS Saturday July 31, 2010. Funeral services will ...
http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Betty-Hubbard&lc=7252&mid=4333591