CASSATT -- Funeral services for Charles Belton Ray, Sr., 65, were held Monday at Cassatt Baptist Church, with burial following in the church cemetery. The Rev. Iva Mae Bowers and the Rev. Dean Elliott officiated. The family received friends prior to the service from 2-3 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gum Springs Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Mr. Ray passed away Friday, March 11, 2016. Born in Cassatt, he was a son of the late Carlee and Alliene Bowers Ray. Mr. Ray was a member of Cassatt Baptist Church and attended Gum Spring Pentecostal Holiness Church. He enjoyed building and woodworking.
Surviving are his son, Charles B. Ray, Jr. (Tami) of Fleming, GA; granddaughter, Candy Walden (Dustin) of Fleming, Ga; step-children, Cindy Boatright (Trey), Aaron Bates; great-grandchildren, Leejo, Trey, Andrew and Ryder; step-great grandchildren, Raylynn and Harper; brothers, Lester “Earl’ Ray Sr. (Wanda) of Cassatt, Carl Matthew Ray (Shirley) of Kershaw; sisters, Etta W. Hall (Tim) of Cassatt, Wanda R. Baker (Randy) of Cassatt, Bobbie Hightower (Alan) of Kershaw, and Lesia A. Rollins (Jeff) of Monroe, N.C. He was predeceased by a son, Wilbert Lee “Leejo” Ray.
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