David Ray Traylor
January 09, 1934 - February 24, 2018
David Ray Traylor, who was born in Baton Rouge on January 9, 1934, died in Bogalusa, LA on February 24, 2018, after a long struggle with Parkinson's disease. After his discharge from the United States Marine Corps, he received a Bachelor's degree from LSU in business administration. He worked for several years for Air America in the Far East. For more than forty years, he was an importer of folk art and native crafts from around the world.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Preston L. Traylor and Samina Rogillio Traylor and his grandparents David and Lydia Rogillio.
He is survived by his brothers, Preston L. Traylor, Edward Traylor, Michael Traylor, and his sister Marilyn Traylor Durand, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
His funeral service will be held at First Presbyterian Church in Bogalusa on Sunday, March 4, at 1 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 511 Avenue D, Bogalusa, LA 70427.