Mima “Jean” Raymond, age 72, of Pickerington, died Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. Born September 15, 1945 in Paintsville, KY, Jean was a 1963 graduate of South High School; a member of the South High Girls Club and the Alumni Association. She worked and retired after 30 years as a buyer for DSCC.
Jean enjoyed traveling, including trips with her girlfriends, antiquing and loved all animals. She cherished time spent with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-granddaughter. Preceded in death by her mother, Jetty Ward; and father, Omar Taylor, Jean is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Kenneth Raymond; son, Jeff (Stacey) Raymond; grandchildren, Justin and Jake Raymond, Tricia (Will) Townsend, Matthew, Nicholas and Sydney Perkins, Jessica (Chas) Smith, Trevor (Danielle) Smith; great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Townsend; brother, Doug Taylor; nieces, nephew and other extended family. Family and friends may visit 4-7:00 pm on Monday, August 20, at the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME, 550 Hill Rd. N., Pickerington, OH 43147, where a funeral service will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday, August 21. Interment Glen Rest Memorial Estate.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Jean’s memory can be made to the Capital Area Humane Society, 3015 Scioto Darby Executive Ct, Hilliard, OH 43026.