LaRaye London-Phillips was born to Freddie and Coke London on July 19, 1983, at the Women's Hospital in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She departed this life on December 12, 2012 at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital in Walker, LA. She grew up in Watson, LA and was a member at St. Peter Baptist Church from birth. Her mother dressed LaRaye and her sister Candace on Sunday mornings to travel with thier dad as he played the piano for three local churches. She was a 2001 graduate of Live Oak High in Watson, LA where she played basketball and ran track. Majoring in Elementary Education, LaRaye attended Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana because of her love for children. On May 5, 2007 she was united in holy matrimony to Troy Jerriel Phillips and to this union, one child was born, Trinity Leigh, on February 12, 2006. Visiting at Live Oak Methodist Church, Watson, on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 9 a.m. until services at 2 p.m., conducted by the Rev. Deborah Williams. Church phone, (225) 664-7979.