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Rayford Kyles

Rayford Kyles

Saturday, November 13th, 1943 Thursday, March 21st, 2019

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Obituary for Rayford Kyles

Brother Rayford “Booty” Kyles born November 13, 1943 in Finchburg, Alabama, departed this earthly life at the age of 75 on Thursday, March 212, 2019 at Thomas Hospital surrounded by his family. Brother Kyles was a faithful member of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church of Loxley, Alabama until he fell ill. He was preceded in death by his parents: Peter Kyles and Willie Mae Kyles Jackson, three siblings: Cullie Ree Kyles, Melvin Kyles, John Kyles and son Lenzie North.

He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted wife: Barbra Ann Kyles of Loxley, Alabama, two daughters: Alice McCovery of Loxley, Alabama and Jackalena Hicks of Gainesville, Florida. Four sons: Derrick (Chassity) McCovery of Stapleton, Alabama, Willie North, Lindsey McCovery and Rico McCovery all of Loxley, Alabama. Four devoted sisters: Willie Pearl (Lovell) McCreary, Loretha (Tony) Williams, Betty Kyles all of Daphne, Alabama, Youndora Knight of Robertsdale, Alabama, and a devoted brother: Eddie Kyles of Daphne, Alabama. Fourteen grandchildren: two devoted Deven McCovery and Derrian McCovery. Two devoted brothers-in-law: Ronnie Williams and Robert Milton both of Loxley, Alabama, and a sister-in-law Voncile Kyles of Gulf Shores, Alabama. Two devoted nephews: Kerry Williams of Fairhope, Alabama and Chris Williams of Loxley, Alabama. Two devoted friends George Jerkins, Tommy Lee Morris, and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

His remains will lie in state on Friday, March 29, 2019 from 5pm until 8pm at Small's Mortuary, Daphne, Alabama. A visitation will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 9am until the 11am funeral hour at Greater Pine Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 27277 Boaz Road W, Loxley, Alabama.

Interment will follow in Ebenezer Church Cemetery, Loxley, AL.


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  • Visitation

    Friday, March 29th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Smalls Mortuary - Eastern Shore
    8822 County Road 64
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    Friday, March 29th, 2019
    5:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Saturday, March 30th, 2019 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    Greater Pine Grove Baptist Church
    27277 Boaz Road W
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    Saturday, March 30th, 2019
    9:00am - 11:00am
  • Service

    Saturday, March 30th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Greater Pine Grove Baptist Church
    27277 Boaz Road W
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    Saturday, March 30th, 2019
    Pastor Tim Amey
  • Interment

    Saturday, March 30th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Ebenezer Church Cemetery (Loxley)
    Boaz Road E
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    Saturday, March 30th, 2019

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P. Watts

I would like to offer my condolences to the family of Mr. Kyles and may God be a refuge and strength in your time of sorrow.(Psalms 46:1)
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