Rayburn Hildabrand

Obituary of Rayburn Hildabrand

Rayburn Hildabrand Sr., 81 stepped into heaven on Thursday, February 18, 2021. Rayburn was born in Lewisburg, Kentucky on August 2, 1939. He raised his family in Louisville, Kentucky before moving to Florida in 1988. He graduated from Southern High School and completed the Dale Carnegie Leadership Program. His occupation was District Manager for Frito-Lays and Charles Chips. Ray also was a Plant manager for Pinellas County Schools.

He loved God and was involved in his church as a deacon and participated in many activities from nominating committees to choir performances. Ray enjoyed golfing and playing games with his family.


He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Hildabrand of 63 yrs.


Children, Pamela Vaughn (Matt), Karen Holbrook, Ramona Horn (Paul), Ray Hildabrand Jr. (Deb). Grand children, Matt Vaughn Jr. (Morgan), Leslie Harris (Brandon), Capria Pichette (Josh), Monica Stanley (Patrick), Ashley Horn (Lonnie), Megan, Rebekah, and Connor Hildabrand, Dean Miller and 12 great grandchildren.

Sisters, Jereldine Havey, Barbara Martin, and Brenda Havey.


He is preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Dorothy Hildabrand.


Saturday, March 13 at 2:00 pm there will be a Celebration of Life at Skycrest Community Church (also known as Sycrest Baptist Church) 125 N. Belcher Road, Clearwater, Fl.  There will be a live stream for those who may not be able to attend. The link is https://youtu.be/qz8qVIqLy18


Family email address: hildabrand6@gmail.com

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Celebration of Life

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, March 13, 2021
Skycrest Baptist Church
125 North Belcher Road
Clearwater, Florida, United States
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