Raymond Andy Page, age 85, of Vancleave, MS passed away on January 29, 2023.
Raymond was born on November 25, 1937 to Andy and Louise Page in Port Arthur, TX. He was a graduate of Ocean Springs High School. He attended college at the University of Southern Mississippi before becoming a partner in the family business, Page Builders Supply Company, in Ocean Springs, MS. He was a partner until the business closed its doors. He was a dedicated insurance agent and enjoyed serving his customers at Farm Bureau Insurance and Nationwide, where he remained employed until his death. Raymond was a past president of George and Jackson County Cattleman’s Association, area vice president and later president of MS Cattleman’s Association, secretary of South MS Polled Hereford Association, former board member of MS Farm Bureau Federation, and a member of Crossroads Church of the Nazarene.
He is preceded in death by his wife of sixty-one years, Dorothy Poole Page; parents, Andy Luther Page and Louise Leonead Seymour Page; sisters, Ona Lee Williams and Shannon Page; and grandson, William Clyde Faulk.
He is survived by Carla Page Pierce, Sherry (Charlie) Page Faulk. Brenda (Ken) Page Goff, Diane (Joe) Page Ferrer, Kenneth (Kimberly) Ray Page; his sister, Carolyn (Joe) Page Crawford; his brothers; Warren (Catherine) Page, Ronald Page, Donald (Donna) Page, and Robert (Lou) Page; and sixteen grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will take place on Thursday, February 2, 2023 at 12:00 PM at Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home, 911 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564. Friends may visit from 10:00 AM until service time. Interment will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Vancleave, MS. Pallbearers will include Chris Kelly, Brandon Walker, Preston Coleman, Shaun Smith, Landon Merrill, and Kenny Goff.
Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Raymond Andy Page.