February 17, 2014

Ray Lloyd Jr.


— Ray Lloyd Jr., 81, of Villianow, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray Lloyd Sr. and Ethel Seabolt; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Lynn Cantrell; and brother, Kenneth (Shorty) Lloyd.

Ray was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Villanow.

He owned and operated Utica Precision Tool Co. for more than 30 years. He was a great hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Jean White Lloyd; daughters and son-in-laws, Lyzette (Boyd) Evans and Dian (Mark) Yeargin; sons, Donald Lloyd and Robert Lloyd; sister and brother-in-law, Sue and Bob Ham; brother, Andy Lloyd; brother-in-law, Jerry, and sister-in-law, (Linda) White; their daughter and son-in-law, Crystal and Richard Hobbs; their children, Tyler and Joey Hobbs; special friend, Barbara Ann Peterson and Gregg Gent; eight grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be at the Wallis Memorial Chapel on Thursday at 2:30 p.m.

The service will be conducted by the Rev. Mike McRae and the Rev. C.F. Strickland.

Interment will be in the White Cemetery in Villanow.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m.

The arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home of LaFayette.