Marilyn E. Raymer

June 2, 1939March 27, 2018

Marilyn E. Raymer, 78, of Louisville, passed away on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard “Red” Raymer, and her brother, Richard Schackert. Marilyn was a longtime member of Okolona Christian Church, and a frequent donor to local blood drives. She was a devoted wife and a loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by her children: Nicolette Higginbotham (Lee), Vincent Raymer, Derek Raymer (Susan), and Brent Raymer (Daisy); grandchildren: Emory Higginbotham, Wes Higginbotham, William Raymer, Jonathan Raymer, and Kiersten Raymer; great-grandchildren: Lea Higginbotham, Skylar Higginbotham, Knox Higginbotham, Kaysen Higginbotham, and Everly Higginbotham.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2018, from 3-8pm at Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Home, 8519 Preston Hwy. Funeral services will be on Friday, March 30, 2018, at 11:30am in the funeral home chapel, with burial to follow at Louisville Memorial Gardens West.

Memorial contributions in her memory may be directed to the American Red Cross. A Red Cross Blood Drive will be held in her memory at Okolona Christian Church on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 2-7pm.


  • Visitation Thursday, March 29, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, March 30, 2018

Marilyn E. Raymer

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