Harold Richard Kilby
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Harold Richard Kilby
  • May 12, 1949 - May 16, 2011
  • Raymond, Mississippi

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Harold R. Kilby, Jr., 62, died Monday May 16, 2011 in Raymond. Visitation will be 5-7pm today and 10am Thursday at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home in Raymond. Graveside services will be 11:00am Thursday at Raymond Cemetery.

He was a lifetime member of Raymond United Methodist Church.

Mr. Kilby served as President of Merchants and Planters Bank since August of 1979. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the MS Bankers' Association and former Chairman of the Trustees of the MS Bankers' Association Voluntary Employees Benefit Association.

He was a member of the Board of Directors, Main Street Raymond Association, and the MS 4-H Club Foundation and a member of Raymond's Historic Preservation Commission, and Raymond's Planning Commission. He was a member of the Executive Board, Hinds County Extension Service, and member of the Board of Directors, Riggs Manor Retirement Center, and Hinds County Farm Bureau. He was a former member of the Board of Directors, Hinds Community College Development Foundation, and the Hinds County Mental Health Association.

He served as former chairman of the Finance Committee of Raymond United Methodist Church. He was a former President of Friends of Raymond and former member of the Community Bankers Council of the American Bankers Association.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Richard Kilby, Sr. Survivors include his wife of 39 1/2 years, Ginger McNair Kilby; children, Kate Kilby Raffaelle(John), Scott McNair Kilby(Jodie), and Richard Alden Kilby; and grandsons, Nicholas Raffaelle, Andrew Raffaelle, Graham Raffaelle, and Hayes Kilby; mother, Katherine Scott Kilby; sisters, Kathy Kilby Nutt and Sandra Kilby McKay; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Raymond United Methodist Church, 230 W. Main St., Raymond, MS 39154.