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Rayven ‘Lil Ray’ Wilson (06-15-2017)
Photo of Rayven ‘Lil Ray’ WilsonFuneral services for
Rayven “Lil Ray” Wilson,
14, of Rocky Branch
were held at 3 p.m. on
Sunday, June 11, 2017, at
Rocky Branch Baptist
Church with Bro. David
McGuffee officiating. A
private burial was held
following the service.
Arrangements were
under the direction of
Farrar Funeral Home in
Rayven went to his
heavenly home on June
8, 2017.
He was a member of
Rocky Branch Baptist
Church and a studentat D’Arbonne Woods Charter School. Rayven was an avid
runner for the D.W.C.S. cross country and track teams. He
was active in the Monsters of the South ATV Riding Club,
a member of Rocky Branch Baptist Church Youth Group
and a true cowboy at heart. Rayven was his mother’s
sunshine, her “Lil Ray,” his dad’s best friend and the best
mechanic, his brother’s best friend and his sister’s baby
brother and the light of her world.
He was preceded in death by: His grandfather, Carl
Edward Wilson, Sr.; and great grandmother, Peggy
Left to cherish his memory are: His parents, Carl “CJ”
and Lori McGuffee Wilson of Rocky Branch; a brother,
Robbie Wilson of Rocky Branch; a sister, Miranda “Sissy”
Wilson of Rocky Branch; maternal grandparents the Rev.
Woodson and Deborah McGuffee of Rocky Branch; paternal
grandmother Linda Wilson of Rayville; Uncle James
and Aunt Lynn McGuffee of Memphis, Tenn. and Uncle
William and Aunt Carol Strahan of Rayville; four cousins
– Jace McGuffee and Gage McGuffee of Memphis, Tenn.,
Ethan Strahan, Cindy Morris and Braxton Morris, all of
Rayville; and many other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were William Strahan, Ethan Strahan,
Braxton Morris, Jeff Hairston, Chad Wilson and Kris
Honorary pallbearers were the entire D.W.C.S. Track
Team and Cross Country Team.
Visitation was from 1:30 p.m. until time of the service
at Rocky Branch Baptist Church. Rayven’s favorite verse
was Philipians 4:13: “I can do all things through Christ
which strengthens me.”
Online messages for the family may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.