Robert Lee Ray
  • 79 years old
  • Date of birth: Mar 25, 1936
  • Date of passing: Sep 28, 2015
Let the memory of Robert be with us forever

Robert Lee Ray, 79, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 at his home.

A native of Franklin County, he was the son of the late Graham and Evie Perry Ray. He was of the Baptist faith and was a carpenter for many years with Kane Construction.

A celebration of his life will be held Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at his home.

Surviving are his wife of forty-five years, Peggy Husketh Ray of the home, four sisters, Maggie, Evelyn, Virginia and Edna, a brother, Earl Ray, four daughters, Wanda Brooks, Donna Sommer, Kim Price, Falisha Wiggins and three sons, Richard Ray, David Ray and Allen Ray and many grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Michael Ray.

Memorials may be made to Rex Hematology and Oncology Cancer Center, Attention Dr. Mark Woffe , 4420 Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607-7505.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Neal Woodlief on 2nd October 2015

"Our deepest sympathies.

The Family of Bill and Clara Keith
(Kenneth, Sue and Neal Woodlief)"

This tribute was added by Kay Turner on 1st October 2015

"Prayers to the family of Robert.  I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your love one. We were friends back in the fifties.  Our lives go by so fast .  May God comfort you Edna and the rest of the family."

This tribute was added by Marsha Currin Hall on 30th September 2015

"Peggy we were so sorry to here about Robert passing just think he is at peace no more pain.I know you will miss him but think of the good times you were together. God bless you all.  Ernest &Marsha Hall"

This tribute was added by S Hill on 30th September 2015

"I would like to express my deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved one. May Jehovah, the God of all comfort, help your family during this difficult time.

2 Corinthians 1: 3-4 "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our trials so that we may be able to comfort others in any sort of trial with the comfort that we receive from God.""

This tribute was added by Larry Brownlarry43 on 30th September 2015

"So sorry to hear of the passing of robert . He was a friend to the turner family always. We will never forget him. May he rest in peace. Sally_faye turner."

This tribute was added by J Vaughn on 29th September 2015

"Dear Ray Friends & Family,
I am so sorry for the loss of your dear loved one, Robert Lee. I hope that during this this very sorrowful time you can reflect on pleasant memories. Our heavenly Father Jehovah God yearns to resurrect our lost loved ones see your tears wiped away. There will be a resurrection (John 5:28, 29) and soon our earth will be transformed in the perfect paradise home our heavenly father originally intended. "The meek shall inherit the earth and live forever on it. Please visit JW.Org for answers to many other of life's big questions."

This tribute was added by deborah keith on 29th September 2015

"Peggy and family, so sorry to hear about Robert, he will surely be missed and may all of you live in peace with the years and memories you have of him. My memories of him is playing music when his brothers and family since I was a child. May God Bless each of you!!
Deborah Keith & Family"

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Eakes Funeral Home


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