Larry “Warren” Rayburn, Sr., born October 7, 1931, passed away on August 8, 2019, at the age of 87.

Mr. Welborn worked for the City of Laurel as the Recreation Director prior to his retirement. He was a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corp and a member of First Baptist Church of Laurel.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia R. Rayburn in 2017.

Survivors include his three sons, Larry Warren Rayburn, Jr. (Sue), Kendrick Dean Rayburn, Sr. (Ken), and Kelly Burton Rayburn; daughter, Amber Rene’ Rayburn Wilson (Jerry); brother, J. C. Rayburn; seven grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.

Services will be held at Memory Chapel Funeral Home in Laurel on Saturday, August 10, 2019. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. and the service will follow at 10:00 a.m. Dr. Randy Turner will officiate. A graveside service will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Greenville, MS at 3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the Christian Food Mission, 2507 Moose Drive, Laurel, MS 39440.

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