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Rose & Graham Funeral Home, Benson
Thursday April 22nd, 2021
12:15pm - 2:15pm

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Funeral Service

Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel, Benson
Thursday April 22nd, 2021
2:30pm

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Julia Bland Ellis Raynor

Julia E Raynor, 85, passed away peacefully Sunday morning April 18, 2021 in her home at Oakcrest Village in Parkville, Md. Funeral Services will be 2:30PM Thursday, April 22, 2021 at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson. Officiating will be Rev. Ric Metzger. Burial will follow in Roselawn Cemetery, Benson.


She was born December 23, 1935 in Pinehurst N.C. to the late George R. and Minnie Williamson Ellis. She is a graduate of Benson High School. She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Connor Raynor and son in law Ronald Williams, husband of Emily Williams. Surviving is her brother, Randall Ellis, wife Vicki of Albany N.Y., Mother of Connie Williams, husband Albert of Essex Md., Mary Holton, husband Ron of Matthews, NC., Emily Williams, partner Danny Ainsworth of Lexington SC., Grandmother of Kelly Carlson, husband Kevin, Erin Richmond, husband Kevin, Renee Young, husband Joe, Michelle Porter, husband Charlie, Carrie Zier, husband Jason, Charles Williams, partner Amber Gantt, and Great Grandchildren, Sivert and Xander Carlson, Lyle and Hudson Richmond, Morgan and Riley Porter, Logan, Madison and Brendan Zier, Connor Williams. Julia will be the guardian angel to another great grandson due September 2021.

In lieu of flowers, family ask that charitable donations be made to Gilchrist, a nonprofit hospice in Hunt Valley Md, at Gilchristcares.org.

Family will receive friends from 12:15PM to 2:15PM at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson on Thursday prior to the service.

Arrangements are in the care of Rose and Graham Funeral Home, 301W Main Street, Benson, NC 27504.
Online condolences can be shared at www.roseandgraham.com.

In accordance with NC-COVID-19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing guidelines and the three W's: wait, wash, and wear a face covering.


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A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

Bill Pavao Jun 30 2021 10:44 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

Brittany S Apr 27 2021 6:22 PM

To the family of Ms. Raynor, I am so sorry for your loss. It was a pleasure to take care of Ms. Raynor. She was the sweetest lady and will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Brittany Shenk Apr 27 2021 6:21 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

Linda H Murphy Apr 26 2021 11:42 PM

Julia was a member of our Red Hat group. We have missed her participation in our group. Our condolences to her family.

Linda Murphy Apr 26 2021 11:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

Linda Weaver Apr 25 2021 12:49 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

Pat and Richard Croop Apr 24 2021 9:27 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

Candy Clancy Apr 24 2021 12:16 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

Leslie Heil and family Apr 22 2021 8:27 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Julia Raynor

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