St Claire Raymond beloved husband of Mary Raymond born March 30, 1916 in Woodville, Mississippi passed away on October 23, 2013, at the age of 97. He was born to the union of Douglas Raymond and Patsy Wright Raymond, one of six (6) children, 4 boys and 2 girls. He served in the United States Navy
during World War 2
and was honorably discharged in 1949. He is survived by (5) five children: 1 son and 4 daughters: RT Lanus of Baton Rouge, Rose Nell Martin of California, Emma Jean Williams of New Orleans, Beatrice Parker and Henrietta Callahan of Baton Rouge, 8 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, 4 nieces and 2 nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Douglas and Patsy Raymond, 3 brothers Morris Iler, Jerry Raymond, and George Raymond, 2 sisters, Alberta Bandford and Barbara Blakes, 1 son Billy Raymond, 1 granddaughter Sherrie Williams Stephens and two nephews Jerry and George Jr Raymond. Services will be held Friday Nov 1, 2013 at Winnfield Funeral Home, 7221 Plank Road, Baton Rouge, LA, at 11:00AM, public visitation will begin at 10:00AM, Rev. Ted Bradley of Peter Rock BC officiating. Interment will be in the Port Hudson LA National Cemetery, 20978 Port Hickey Rd, 70791. Arrangements entrusted to Winnfield Funeral Home of Baton rouge, LA.