Golden Gate Mortuary

Amarillo, Texas

Golden Gate Mortuary - Amarillo, Texas

Rayford Montreal “Ray” Cleveland

Rayford Montreal "Ray" Cleveland


Rayford Montreal “Ray” Cleveland, 46, of Amarillo died November 6, 2018.

Memorial Service will be held Saturday November 10, 2018 at 1 pm at New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church, 3100 Angelus Dr.  Amarillo, Texas.  Arrangements provided by Golden Gate Mortuary 1416 N Hughes St.  Amarillo, Texas.

Rayford Cleveland was born on February 18, 1972 to Jacquline Cleveland and Dan Lewis.  He graduated  from Amarillo High School in 1991.

On November 6, 2018 at 8:28pm God saw that he was tired and the cure was not to be.  So He wrapped his arms around Rayford and whispered, “Come to me,” you do not deserve what you are going through, so he gave him needed rest, God’s garden must be beautiful, because He only takes the best.

Rayford is preceded in death by his mother, Jacquline Cleveland and his 2 grandmothers, Ruby Lewis and Maggie Cleveland.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his loving and devoted wife Alice Cleveland, Three stepchildren: Ayannia Samora(13), Jacob Samora(12) and D’amarion Harris and Two biological children: Treyvon (Julie)Cleveland and Zaniqua Ramos. Two brothers: Derell(cindy)Milligan and Jeremy Hodgest, Five grandchild: Treydon Williams, Jakayla Cleveland, M’kaylen Ramos, Jordan Harper and Betty Johnson…And a host of family and friends.

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