Funeral services for Orbie Ray Hairston, 35, of Buffalo, were held Thursday, August 10, 2017, at the Walters Buffalo Funeral Home in Buffalo. Pastor Butcher and Pastor Lloyd Lane officiated the service, and interment followed in the Stevens Cemetery in rural northern Leon County.
Orbie Ray Hairston was born on January 3, 1982, in Huntsville, Texas to Jesse and Erlinda (Garcia) Hairston. He worked as a mudlogger for various oil companies and was an extremely hard worker. Orbie’s job took him all over the state of Texas. He was currently working in the Midland, Texas area. Orbie was a Christian and attended the Miracle Christian Center when he was able. He enjoyed video games and times when he was able to go fishing with his grandfather. Orbie passed away on August 4, 2017 near Midland, Texas. He was preceded in death by his father, Jesse Hairston; brother, Steven Hairston; a sister, Sylvia May Hairston and uncle, Rudy Garcia.
Orbie is survived by wife, Ashley Williams; mother, Erlinda Hairston; son, Justice Hairston; daughters, Liberty, Hope, Siana, Kylee and Jessalyn Hairston; brother, Jessie Hariston; sister, Veronica Hairston; uncles, Larry, Noel, Joe and Abel Hairston and nephews, Gabriel, Matthew, Dominic, Alexavier and Jonathan, Jr. He is also survived by mother and father-in-law, Rodger and Cynthia Williams; maternal grandmother, Martina Garcia; grandmother-in-law, Wanda Williams; great-grandmother-in-law, Bernice Taylor; sisters-in-law, Christina and Monya Williams; uncle-in-law, Christopher Williams and special friend, Kristin Toukonen, along with her children, Alex and Gabriel.
Pallbearers were Joe Garcia, Larry Garcia, Carl Radclif, Noel Garcia, Bryan Alewine, Cecil Allen and Raymond Espinosa.
Walters Buffalo Funeral Home in Buffalo was in charge of all arrangements. To leave online condolences for Orbie’s family, please visit www.buffalofuneralhome.com.