Ray Brandt, owner of Ray Brandt Automotive group has passed away. He was 72.
A statement today (Nov. 15) from the Brandt family asked for privacy.
“It is with great sadness that our family says goodbye to Ray Brandt, a man who was loved by many and cherished his family and the friendships he fostered over his well lived life,” the statement reads. “Ray, who was 72 years young, was surrounded by family and passed peacefully in his home.”
Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date, according to the family.
Brandt owned 17 dealerships in Louisiana and Mississippi, including Ray Brandt Nissan of South Mississippi, Infiniti of South Mississippi, Ray Brandt Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz of South Mississippi.