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September 14, 2013
Oh how I remember Ray Kidd @ his house on the river!! I was paintin on his house for awhile, while I was there he would jus kick back, fish "while I painted his house" n enjoy his life!! Even as of this day when I pass the road to his home, I think of him!! Ray, u are so sadly missed here on earth. But I kno, u will always hav a awesome place there n heaven with God!! U truely r a very well missed n loved "by many" here n good ole Mississippi......R.I.P. my dear friend!!
August 02, 2013
Ray will be missed. I had the honor of working for him years ago in his kitchen at Lil Ray's.
July 30, 2013
great seafood at his place in Waveland,deep respect for famiy.
July 30, 2013
My deepest sympathy to your family. May our loving Creator grant you guidance, strength and comfort during this difficult time. He invites us to approach him in prayer, to pour out our heart to him. (Psalm 62:8)
July 23, 2013
Things just wont be the same in our town. Very sad to hear this news.
July 20, 2013
he will be sadly missed. i worked for him years ago at lil rays. was a great boss
July 19, 2013
Ray was a unique and great guy and was one heck of a softball player in his day. He played on and later sponsored my dad's softball team that won the state tournament. When he opened up Little Rays, I and my poor college friends, John Wade, Strat Poindexter, my wife Susan and sometime others would go out after hours and Ray would provide us with food and drinks. My dad really respected him and every time I saw Ray he would ask about him. A wonderful guy with a great family.
July 18, 2013
Ray was a super nice guy....always had a beautiful smile. Such a loss. May he rest in peace. He will be missed.
July 15, 2013
Our deepest sympathy to Jackie and entire family.
July 15, 2013
So sorry for the loss. May the peace that excel all thought be with you at this diffucult time.
July 15, 2013

Jackie, children, family and friends, Craig and I send you our love and prayers during this time of grief. He was always smiling!
July 14, 2013
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
July 13, 2013
I miss you dearly..I feel Ms.Jackies,Kristy,Trey,and Kyle,and those great grandkids pain,,for I lost my dad in a similar way..I see your picture on the wall @ work everyday,and grateful for the time I have known you..Well now theres 2 good men upstairs,for sure along the side of 1 great man"God"..miss you.
July 12, 2013
RONNIE NETTO
July 10, 2013
July 09, 2013
Our condolences to the entire extended family. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.
July 08, 2013
Our Prayers and best wish to your family. Ray will be sadly missed. God Bless All!
July 08, 2013
Mrs. Jackie and kids we are so sorry to hear the passing of Mr. Ray. It is the hardest thing to lose a love one, Mr. Ray will always be remembered by his smile and friendlyness he had for ever person he came in contact with.
From our family to yours prayers and lots love!
Jim Thrasher and kids!
July 07, 2013
Ray's family, I guess I have known his family the longest, we were running around in dipers and he lived right in back of our house in Bay St.Louis

















You and your mom and dad and 8 brothers and sisters, it was a beautiful family and still are. You will be missed by a lot of people.
My prayers are for Jackie and your whole family. You are a special person,God Welcomed you with open arms I am sure.
July 07, 2013
Ray will be missed by all who knew him, our deepest sorrows to Jackie and the family.
July 05, 2013
We are so sorry for the lost to your family.
From Sol & Cathy Butnham
July 04, 2013
Ray, I am so sad that you are no longer with us. Although I didn't know you for as long or as well as many people, I thought you were the cats meow. I have a great photo of you in your who dat shirt with your precious dog. I shall treasure it. Please keep watch on all of us Ray. You will be missed very much by so many. Marilyn
July 04, 2013
The community has lost a great man...Always a smile on his face..Rest in peace Ray..
July 04, 2013
Jackie we are not there in person,but you and your entire family are here in our hearts. Lewis and Laura Wagner Columbus Georgia
July 04, 2013
R.I.P. Ray Kidd I will always remember the days from the Dock Of The Bay and Your infectious smile! I have missed your good cooking for years now! My deepest sympathy to Jackie and Your whole Family!
July 03, 2013
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family in this time of sadness.
The Dollar Family
July 03, 2013
The first time I ever tried a praline was at Lil Rays when I was a small child; at the advice of Mr. Ray. I've loved them ever since. Kyle and family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. May God wrap you in His arms during this tough time.
July 03, 2013
Ray thanks for all you tought me at a young age i will never forget how special you are.
July 03, 2013
Anyone who knew Ray could only say what a caring and wonderful man he was. A blessing to have been able to call him our friend. So sorry Jackie and all family for your loss. The Bourne Family
July 03, 2013
Mr. Ray always had a smile, kind word and something funny to say! My prayers are with Kristy, Trey, Kyle and Ms. Jackie
July 03, 2013
What a Man!
July 03, 2013
just an allround good guy ran a great restaurant operation
July 03, 2013
Ray, I will continue to light candles for the New Orleans Saints, and when I do I'll always light one for you, too, my friend. May you rest in peace in the arms of the angels. My sincere sympathy and love to you, Jackie, and all the family. Erin Heitzmann Hazlewood
July 03, 2013
So sorry for your loss.
July 03, 2013
There are a few certain people, wonderful people, that you think of when you think of Bay St. Louis and what makes it so special and Ray is at the very top of that list. He was a genuine and rare gift and he shared himself with everyone. His smile said it all.
July 02, 2013
you will be missed, mr.ray
July 02, 2013
July 02, 2013
I was a very lucky person to have known you,R.I.P. Mr.Ray rhonda from rickey's, always had your drink ready......
July 02, 2013
Trey and family. We are so sorry for your loss. Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers.
July 02, 2013
First words out of our mouth pulling up in the parking was "hope Ray is in so we can see him this trip." To say Ray was a great guy is an understatement. How many people won't think of Ray when driving by the restaurant on HWY 90? Not many! Sincere condolences to the family.
July 02, 2013
We love you and Jackie. God Bless.
Bob and Kathy Gowland
July 02, 2013
To the Kidd Family. Fred could talk to Ray all day about family and friends. He was such a happy go lucky man. We will miss him greatly. We will always be here for the family if you need us. You are in our prayers
July 02, 2013
I will always remember you.Prayers goes out to the family.
July 02, 2013
You will be greatly missed Mr. Ray. My thoughts and prayers are with the Kidd family.
July 02, 2013
To the Kidd Family, Mr.Ray will be greatly missed. My thoughts & prayers are with all you guys. I really enjoyed working for & with the Kidd family at the Long Beach location. Rest in Peace Mr.Ray.

Your Illinois Yankee
Christine Pierce
July 02, 2013
All of you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry for your lose. I so wish I were there, out of town. Ray and his family were there for me when we lost Mr. Willys and Billy. I will never forget all that Ray, Jackie, and their family did for me and my family. RIP Ray, what a wonderful person, with a wonderful family. May The Lord Bless all of you during this time and always !!! Sandy Rhodes, Mike Scharp
July 02, 2013
When I was young, Mr. Ray was always smiling, always seemed genuinely interested in what was going on in my kid life. Plus, he had so much style. But the best thing I can say about him is that he and Miss Jackie raised three outstanding people. My and Amber's thoughts go out to the Kidds.
July 02, 2013
David sorry to hear about your loss. Ray was a great guy. Mike Pyle
July 02, 2013
My husband and I send our deepest sympathies to Ms. Jackie, Trey, Kristy and Kyle. Mr. Ray was a wonderful man. He was kind, generous and warm-hearted. We will keep you and the entire Kidd family in our thoughts and prayers. He will surely be missed. I'm sure when he got to the Pearly Gates, the Good Lord welcomed him with a Saintly "Who Dat"!
July 02, 2013
We're very sorry to hear about Ray. He was a great man and always fun to be around. Our prayers are with you all during this difficult time. God's peace be with you.
July 02, 2013
Lucy and I are so sorry for your loss. Lucy is out of town and I will be at work so we will not be able to attend the services. We both send our condolences to the whole family. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and Ray.
July 02, 2013
We will miss you Ray
July 02, 2013
Ray's sunny disposition and infectuous smile will surely be missed. R.I.P.
Myron Labat, Sr.
July 02, 2013
When someone dies people express sentiments such as "He will be missed." "What a great man." "He was a shining light." "What a kind person." Only one of these would be a tribute. For Ray Kidd all of these are true. Ray, now you will be able to oversee every Saints game...and maybe even help them from above. Love to all the Kidd family, especially my dear friend, Jackie. Know Ron and I are there in spirit.
July 02, 2013
It was always great knowing Ray. His endless smile and always positive attitude. Our prayers are with his entire family. We are so sorry that we can not be there for his wake and funeral but we will be there in spirit from North Carolina.
July 02, 2013
Mr Ray was a great man with a great heart. He left a legacy for all to follow. Thanks for all the wonderful memories!!
Blessed are those who mourn for they will be comforted. Take comfort in knowing the great life Mr Ray lived and gave to others. A life that made others feel special and always welcomed. We love you all.
July 02, 2013
Ray was a good man. We first met at PRC and then were at Southern Miss together. As young men we played tennis together when we both lived in the Bay/waveband area. I moved away but
would drop by on the rare occasions I was back in the area for a po boy and to share a laugh with Ray. I will miss him.
July 02, 2013
Mere words can not express the loss,The Kidd family, their circle of friends, Hancock county, Bay-Waveland. Mississippi and The Nation has suffered by Ray's passing. Always a friend to everyone. Rest In Eternal Peace, my friend,
July 02, 2013
Though much is lost much still remains,sending my thoughts and prayers to the Kidd family,Jim Largay
July 02, 2013
To the Family of the late Ray Kidd What a "WONDERFUL" man gone but not forgotten thanks for the many years that you all have shared this "GREAT" man with us. Always greeted us with a smile and always concern when ever he saw us and my mom was not with us his words were how's that beautiful woman and when he did see her he had the biggest smile on his face. So i say to you the family look to the hills which cometh your strength. with sincere smpathy WE LOVE YOU. The Dorsey Family. (Jean & Kids)
July 02, 2013
Ray was a good guy and grew up just down the street from me. He will be missed.
July 02, 2013
To all of the family, we are so sorry of your loss. Ray will be missed.
July 02, 2013
What better words could we say other than just, Thanks For The Memories, you will be truly missed. RIP Dear Friend.
July 02, 2013
ray you well be missed by all your class family and Jackie you and your family are in our prayer
July 01, 2013
Condolences to the Kidd family. You are all in my prayers. Mr. Ray was always one of the coolest men and definitely a friend to anyone blessed with knowing him.
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