Raphiel M. Corry
Raphiel M. Corry
  • December 4, 1925 - March 15, 2017
  • Starks, Louisiana

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Raphiel Mike Corry

STARKS -Raphiel Mike Corry, age 91, went to Glory on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.
Raphiel was a Navy Veteran of WWII and he retired from Dupont Sabine River Works in Orange, TX.

Survivors include his wife of 71 years, Joyce Allbritton Corry; a daughter, Susie Gillis and husband, Ronald of Starks; a son, Mike Corry and wife, Kathy of Starks; daughter, Kathy Lou Barrington and husband, Jerry of Alexandria; seven grandchildren, Mark Gillis, Neva Corry, Tim Gillis and wife, Katie, Phillip Corry and wife, Sabrina, Micah Gillis and Matilda, Alana Mears and husband, Brent, and Jessica Barrington; brother, Levell Corry of Houston; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Phillip and Luna Droddy Corry, and a sister, Archie Jones.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 18, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Starks. Reverend Ron Butler will officiate. Burial will follow in Miller Annex Cemetery in Starks under the direction of Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until time of service on Saturday at the church. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com