LINDEN — Mr. David Anthony Ray, 63, died Saturday morning, Jan. 25, 2020, at his home.
He was born March 4, 1956, in Harnett County to the late Floyd Henry and Armelia Wood Ray. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Charles Ray, James Stanley Ray and Shelton Ray.
David was a 1974 graduate of Pine Forest High School. He had worked at Erwin Mills and then was a boiler technician at Honeywell Incorporated at Fort Bragg.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, at Colliers Chapel Church in Linden with the Rev. Johnny Haney and the Rev. Wiley “Buster” West officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Debra Autry Ray; son, Zachary Ray of Linden; brother, Lloyd Ray and wife Patsy of Linden; sisters-in-law, Nancy Ray of Fayetteville and Donna Ray of New Hampshire; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home in Dunn.
Memorials may be made to Colliers Chapel Church, P.O. Box 97, Linden, NC 28356.