Rayford C. Moffitt

February 16, 1955 ~ December 25, 2020 (age 65)

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Rayford C. Moffitt, age 65, transitioned to be with the Lord on December 25, 2020.  He was born February 16, 1955 to the late R.B. Moffitt and Edith Mae Hardaway Moffitt.   He accepted  Christ at an  early age and remained steadfast in his faith until death.

Rayford loved life and lived everyday expressing the goodness of God.  He retired  after being  employed  fifteen years  for  Caesars  Entertainment in Pompano Beach, Florida;  he was also employed eighteen years at Carrier Corporation before moving to Florida.

Rayford was a living example of Ephesians 4:32, “And be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as God also forgave us”.

Rayford is survived by his wife Jeanette Moffitt; his four sons, Christopher McMahon of Memphis, TN, Shundre Martin (Tamika) of Jacksonville, FL, Rarecias Martin (Quneisha) of Holly Springs, MS, Brandon Moffitt of Memphis, TN; two daughters, Sherrie Martin of Olive Branch, MS, Lakeda Vixon of Memphis, TN; three sisters, Peggy Shannon, Velma Jones (Benjamin), and Mary Cunningham (Darrell);  a dear  friend  Irma Baptiste of Pompano Beach, FL, a lifelong pal Earnest  Liggins of  Byhalia, MS;  26 grandchildren to continue and  honor his legacy,  and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Rayford  was an inspiration  to everyone he touched.    Loving memories will be cherished forever.

Visitation will be on Sunday, January 10, 2021 from 11a.m., until 12:30p.m., at Serenity-Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Holly Springs. Burial will take place at 1p.m., at Hearn Grove M.B. Church Cemetery in Byhalia, MS. Serenity-Autry Funeral Home of Holly Springs is in charge of the arrangements.

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January 10, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Serenity-Autry Funeral Home
140 N Memphis Street
Holly Springs, MS 38635

Graveside Service
January 10, 2021

1:00 PM
Hearn Grove M.B. Church
919 Deer Creek Road
Byhalia, MS 38611

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