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Ray Hewitt


Ray Hewitt
July 29, 1949 – Jan. 23, 2024
Ray Arthur Hewitt was born July 29, 1949, in New Orleans. He was the oldest child of the late Nerceal and Walter Hewitt. He died Jan. 23, 2024.
Ray moved to Flint, MI as a young man and became employed at General Motors Flint Truck and Bus Assembly where he worked in the body shop as a dedicated metal fab finisher for 39 years.
Ray was the strong silent type. He loved being in the country and could be often found doing different projects. He loved reading, fishing, watching sports on television and traveling. Ray was a self-taught master of many skills, such as building additions to his home, building sheds, working on his vehicles and tending to his land.
Survivors are his daughter and caretaker Toinette Webster, son Terrance Sales- both of Flint, MI; five brothers- Jerry Hewitt of Flint, MI, Coney (Gail) Hewitt and Ricky Hewitt, both of New Orleans, Michael Hewitt-Young and Hilmon Jackson of Los Angelas, CA; four sisters -Sandra Addison and Gwen Williams of La Pace, LA, Bronis (Gerald sr.) Bailey of Memphis, TN, and Carolyn (Gregory) Dillard of Menifee, CA; grandkids -Tenise, Lamar, Jerome, Alaisha, Sage, and Malachi; great grandkids- Tay’Ana, Zay’la, Karter, Zay’Den and Sergio.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Gloria Gibson.
Funeral services were Feb. 3, 2024, at Washington Funeral Home, interment at Mt. Moriah Cemetery.
Washington Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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