DALLAS, TX (BOSSIER CITY) - Raymon Paul Ratte', Jr. died at home on December 18th, 2012 after a short illness. He was born in Montgomery, Alabama on June 16, 1960 to Lydia Tucker Ratte' and Raymon Paul Ratte, Sr. He grew up in Bossier City, LA, but lived in Dallas for the last thirty years.
Paul enjoyed cooking and often made homemade food gifts for his family. He loved theatre and dance. Family was important to him, especially his nieces and nephews. When they were small he enjoyed calling them at Christmas posing as Santa. He is survived by his parents, Lydia and Harry Braud, Raymon Paul Ratte', Sr.; sisters, Janeece Bailey, Penni Shirley, Rene' Braud and brother, Scott Braud; nieces and nephews, Spencer and Morgan Bailey, Hillary Torres, Katie and Christian Harden and Amanda Raborn.
We will miss hearing his laugh. A family memorial was held December 29, 2012. Donations may be made to Shriner's Hospital for Children.