Lillie Elizabeth Ray
June 19, 2020 ~ May 24, 2009
Funeral services for Lillie E. Ray, 88, of Linden will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 28 at Reeder-Davis Chapel in Hughes Springs with the Revs. Hiram Melton and James Bynum officiating. Burial will be at Concord Cemetery near Linden under direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. Mrs. Ray will lie in state Wednesday afternoon and evening and the family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Hughes Springs funeral home. Mrs. Ray died Sunday, May 24 at a Texarkana, Texas hospital. She was born June 19, 1920 in Junction, Texas. She was a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church near Hughes Springs. She was a housewife and a caregiver, and she enjoyed crafts and cooking. She was preceded in death by her husband Louie Slick Ray. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Wayne and Marla Ray of Linden, three granddaughters Carol R. Ray of Anchorage, AK, Claudia Sue Hilton and her friend Drew Stewart of Mesquite; and Melissa Alexander and her husband Robert T. Alexander; one great-grandson Shea Thomas, all of Queen Creek AZ; one brother Alton Murr and his wife Charlotte Murr of Junction; one brother-in-law George Goodman; an uncle Adam Thomas Murr of Juncion; and sisters-in-law Merle Ray of Longview and Jean Daniels of Linden. In lieu of flowers, friends may leave donations to Antioch Baptist Church, 6546 Texas Highway 11 E, Hughes Springs, TX 75656 or Concord Cemetery Association, in care of : Doris and Curtis Adams,748 CR 1577, Hughes Springs, Texas 75656 or the charity of your choice.