Decatur ~ Jerry Lee Ray, 75, a retired mechanic, went to be with our Lord Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in Decatur.
Jerry was born on July 22, 1945 to Dibrel and Lucy (Baldridge) Ray in Fort Worth. He was united in marriage to Jeannie Esther Daugherty on June 5, 1971 in Marietta, Oklahoma. He was a beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his parents; grandchild, Jimmy Winn; 2 brothers, Jack and Jim Ray; and 3 sisters, Betty Webb, Peggy Dean and Barbara Ross.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are his wife of 49 years, Jeannie Ray of Decatur; 3 daughters, Jenny Montgomery and husband David of Boyd, Denise Noakes and husband Wes Shoecraft of Boyd, and Lucy Farris of Boyd; 7 grandchildren, Kristina, Cody, Alexis, Tyler, Emily, Samantha, and Logan; 4 great-grandchildren, Emmitt, Jack, Spencer, and Quinn; his sister, Pat Carter and husband Michael; several nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.
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