“And ye now therefore have sorrows: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taken from you." John 16:22 (KJV)
On September 4, 1972, God chose Louise Ragin to be the parent of Maria. She was the granddaughter of the late Mary and Joe Ragin.
Maria graduated from Perry High School and attended Fort Valley State University. She was a very beautiful young lady who had a beautiful smile and loved to laugh. She was a very smart and impressed people with her intellect.
She was preceded in death by her mother Louise Ragin and sister Eldrena Kay Jones.
She leaves to cherish her loving memories two children Maleesa williams and Malik Ragin; two grandchildren, a brother Michael Jones, three uncles Hammie (Sandra) Ragin, Roosevelt (Brenda) Ragin, and James H. (Novia) Woodard; four aunts Euralee Crutchfield, Lucille (Allen) Patrick, Elizabeth Ragin and Linda J. (Dwayne) Banks; four nieces and nephews, a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.