LYFORD — Michael C. Rayburn, 57, of Lyford, died at 11:20 a.m. on Thursday, May 2, 2013, in his residence. He was born Oct. 23, 1955., in Sevierville, Tenn., to Gene Rayburn and Orieda Huffman. He was an operator at Bemis. He was a member of the Blanford Sportsman Club.
He is survived by his wife, Lesann Gosnell Rayburn of Lyford; two sons, Michael E. Rayburn of San Antonio and Matthew David and Jamaica Rayburn of Maquoketa, Iowa; two daughters, Maria Bruce and Michelle Rayburn, both of Rosedale; three grandchildren, Christopher Hale, Cierra Fuller and Brandon Bruce; and also several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. to 12 noon on Monday, May 6, 2013, in Frist Funeral Home, 458 Blackman St., in Clinton, with Bob Howard officiating. Burial will follow in Sugar Grove Cemetery.