Born on March 15, 1954, on Calhoun Creek, in Casey County, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Elza “Andy” and Mildred Mae Clements Poff. Raymond was an avid welder and a member of Poplar Springs Baptist Church. He enjoyed square dancing, wrestling and western movies. Whether it was fishing, rabbit hunting, mowing his yard, or watching hummingbirds, Raymond loved being outdoors.
Survivors include four sons, Steven (and Lisa) Poff of Jamestown, David Poff of Liberty, Jason (and Becky) Poff of Liberty, and Danny Poff of West Liberty; one daughter, Crystal (and James) Sims of Middleburg; and his life partner, Diana Patterson of Kings Mountain. Raymond is also survived by seventeen grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; one step-son, Travis Hatter of Eddyville; one step-daughter, Susan (and Greg) Short of Yosemite; six brothers, Jerry (and Patsy) Poff of Harrodsburg, Oliver (and Faye) Poff of Dunnville, Glen (and Rita) Poff of Liberty, Brent Poff of Middleburg, Bruce (and Carla) Poff of Liberty, and Dale (and Matana) Poff of Liberty; and three sisters, Nancy (and Roy) Luttrell of Liberty, Kathy (and William) Wethington of Middleburg, and Kaye (and Darren) Helm of Dunnville.
In addition to his parents, Raymond is preceded in death by three grandchildren, Gracie Luttrell, Jayden Poff, and Lilly Poff.
Funeral services are 12:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Brother Johnny Maupin officiating. Burial will follow in K.P. Hall Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 6:00-9:00 P.M. Monday, June 29, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Please enter through the front doors (Campbellsville Street side) of the funeral home when you arrive for visitation. Social distancing guidelines must be followed by everyone in attendance.
Dale Poff, Glen Poff, Bruce Poff, Oliver Poff, James Pittman, William Pittman, and Vernon Pittman, will serve as Raymond’s pallbearers.
Dustin Poff, Christopher Poff, Garrett Carrier, Jordan Luttrell, Harley Sims, Ray Patterson, Jagger Poff, and Maverick Poff, will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Raymond’s family request memorial contributions take the form of donations to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home to help offset funeral expenses, P.O. Box 188, Liberty, Kentucky 42539 or to Hospice of Lake Cumberland, 100 Parkway Drive, Somerset, Kentucky 42503.
Raymond’s funeral arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with an online guestbook available at www.mckinneybrown.com.