Born 7-17-1924 -- Died 4-05-2006
Raymond William Schultz of Salem, Ark., son of the late Carl William and Frieda Maria Theresa Seboldt Schultz was born July 17, 1924, in Springfield, Mo.
He died April 5, 2006, at his home in Salem at the age of 81.
Schultz was united in marriage to Dorthy Fay Taylor on Dec. 26, 1980, at Kansas City, Mo.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
He worked for Standard Roofing Company and later owned his on roofing company.
He served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II, and was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, where he sang in the choir.
He worked with the Boy Scouts. He was a member of the Roofing Association and the VFW.
Survivors include his wife, Dorthy Schultz of Salem; one son, Sam Schultz of Springfield; three daughters, Heidi Scroggins and husband, Larry, of Kansas City, Ramah Cosby and husband, James, of Olive Branch, Miss., and Lema Easley and husband, Rick, of Kansas City; nine grandchildren, Rachel Almstedt and husband, Jon, Yancy Scroggins, Ranea Brown and husband, David, Sarah Ramsey and husband Bradley, Michelle Chapman and husband, Ricky, Lisa Easley, Katie Easley, Kyle Easley, and MacKenzie Easley, Conner Brown, Noah Brown and Mason Rogers and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers and sisters.
The funeral services were held April 8 at the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Horseshoe Bend with pastor David Tews officiating. Interment was in the Salem Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Yancy Scroggins, Kyle Easley, Jon Almstedt, David Brown, Ricky Chapman and Bradley Ramsey.
Honorary pallbearers were were Woodrow Hodges, Shane Rogers, Carnie Sokol and Ray Wolfgang.
Memorials are preferred to the St. Matthew Lutheran Church, c/o 2300 Farrell Circle, Gulfport, MS 39507-2221.