In memory of
Raymond Lee "Ray" High
Raymond "Ray" Lee High SUMTER - Raymond "Ray" Lee High, 52, husband of Andrea Brown High, died Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at his home. Born in Spartanburg, he was a son of the late James Olin High, Sr. and the late Alice "Midge" High. He was a member of Alice Drive Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, Life Group leader, organizer of the New York mission trip, and any other way he could serve others. Mr. High was a member of the Mountain Movers Ministry team and an integral part of the "Over the Top" youth event. He was a Business Development Executive with IMA Consulting. He was a very active member of the HFMA professional organization. He loved the outdoors and cooking, and Camp Legacy where he could spend time with special friends enjoying both. Survivors include his wife of 25 years; two sons, Matthew W. High of Columbia and Michael F. High of Charleston; one daughter, Ann Elizabeth High of Sumter; two brothers, James O. High, Jr. (Jennifer) of Columbia, and Kenneth High (Kim) of Sumter; his step-mother, Judith High of Sumter; one step-brother, Carl Jensen (Tammy) of Sumter; and a number of nephews. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Alice Drive Baptist Church with The Rev. Dr. Clay Smith officiating. Pallbearers will be Britton Moseley, Trey Howell, Joe Disher, John Jekel, Dan Tindal, David Magnin, Jay McElveen, and Terry Stein. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Camp Legacy: Eric Kolb, Buddy Noonan, Kurt Moore, Monte McLeod, David Patrick, David Van Patten, David Cotton, Andy Reynolds, Bert Parker, Travis McIntosh, Tim Garrity, and Sonny Jones; as well as members of Mountain Movers: Dave Lovice, Chad Dowling, Greg Stone, and James Goodson. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Alice Drive Baptist Church. A private family burial will be held in the cemetery of the Presbyterian Church on Edisto Island. Memorials may be made to Alice Drive Baptist Church-Open Door Ministry Program, 1305 Loring Mill Rd, Sumter, SC 29150. Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.
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