Raymond “Ray Ray” Laviolette, 37, of Brownwood passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018, at his residence.

Graveside services for Raymond will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 17 at Jordan Springs Cemetery. No visitation will be held. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home of Brownwood.

Ray was born to William Laviolette Jr. and Bonnie (Wilkerson) Laviolette on April 17, 1980, in Fort Worth. He loved to barbecue and play jokes on everyone. Ray was a master stone craftsman; he worked for Reed Memorial for 11 years. Ray was a loving son, brother, and dear friend to many.

Ray is survived by his mother, Bonnie Laviolette of Brownwood; stepfather, Billy Lawson of Brownwood; and sister, Amanda Wilkins and husband Dewayne of Choctaw, Oklahoma. He is also survived by numerous other relatives and a host of friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Laviolette Jr; and brother, William Laviolette III.

Online condolences for the family are welcome at www.blaylockfuneralhome.com.