Spencer – Mr. Raymond Bickford, age 70, of the Mooneyham Community passed away Saturday May 5, 2017 at his home. He was born in Van Buren County on December 5, 1946 to Eugene Bickford and Pauline Brock Bickford who preceded him in death along with his wife, Connie Bickford and sister Carolyn Bickford.
He is survived by his son, R.E. (Leslie) Bickford, Rock Island; daughters, Karen (Danny) Bandy, Rock Island, and Melodie (Austin) Tittle of Spencer, Misty Bickford (Frank Richardson), Spencer; brothers, James Thomas (Betty) Bickford and Steve (Sharon) Bickford; sisters, Phyllis (H.E.) Measles, and Marguerite Snow; Ten grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be Monday, May 8, 2017 at 2:00PM in the funeral home chapel with Ministers Wayne Sullivan and Doug Cunningham officiating with burial to follow in the Graveyard Ridge Cemetery. There will be a period of visitation with the family Sunday 3until 9PM at Layne Funeral Home, Spencer, Tennessee. www,laynefuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to help with funeral expenses.