Raymond Deese, Jr., 62, of Sring City, Tn., died on Friday, May 11, 2012.
He was a United Methodist Church minister for 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine Alexis Deese; and parents, Raymond and Allene Witmer Deese, Sr.
He is survived by his son, Phillip Deese, Lake Worth, Fla.; brother, Larry (Clara) Deese, Lake Worth, Fla.; sister, Cindy Deese (Kim) Mackey, New Castle, Ind.; and niece and nephews, Sara, Lucas and Frank.
Services will be conducted from graveside of Havron’s Chapel Cemetery at 3 p.m. CDT, Thursday, May 17, with Rev. Scott Henry and Dr. Albert Bowles officiating.
There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Tate Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Heart Foundation of South Florida.