Obituary – Rayburn G. Druey

Rev. Rayburn G. Druey, 72, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at his home in the Butler community. Funeral services were held at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, March 8th, at Butler Pentecostal Church, with Rev. Bert Jones, Rev. Andy Haynes, Rev. Charles Bosarge, Rev. Mike White, Rev. Allen Eaves, Rev. Bobby Dudeck, and Rev. Sammy Worley officiating. Interment was in Newton County Memorial Gardens in Newton, MS. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Rev. Druey was born November 2, 1941, in Yazoo City, MS. He was the pastor at Butler Pentecostal Church for many years, and had pastored churches in Mississippi, Alabama, and Missouri. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Druey; his parents, Vera & Milton Druey; and a sister, Gertrude German.

He is survived by his son, Bruce Druey, and his wife, Jennifer, of Preston, MS; a granddaughter, Anna Claire Druey; a sister, Diane Holmes of Moss Point, MS; and a brother, Richard Druey of Moss Point, MS.

Pallbearers were Robert Jones, Peyton Jones, Brady Jones, Cheston Jones, Grant Jones, and Josh Pilgrim. Honorary pallbearers were Willis Jones, Dan Eaves, Clyde Eaves, Ralph Justice, Phillip Eaves, Dale Dickerson, Todd Eaves, Kenny Lowery, Bill Jones, Ricky Foster, Duane McDaniel, Josh Hailey, and Daniel Pilgrim.

Memorials may be made to Butler Pentecostal Church.

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