93 year old Clistie Rosella Marsh Ray of McMinnville (Dibrell Community) died Friday at River Park Hospital. She was born in DeKalb County, a homemaker, and a member of New Union The Baptist Church. Mrs. Ray was preceded in death by her parents I.W. and Rochia Neely Marsh, her husband Joseph Thurman (J.T.) Ray, Jr., and her sisters Goldie Baugher and Juanita Young.
Survivors include her children Patricia (Joe) Wright, Delbert (Linda) Ray, and Jerry (Brenda) Ray, grandchildren Jeri (Bart) Salyer, Seth (Ashley) Wright, LeAnn (Jared) Snow, Kim Ray, and Todd Ray, great-grandchildren Morgan Burton, Perry Burton, Cassidy Snow, and Ian Snow, one great-great grandchild Hazlie Burton, and one great-great grandchild on the way.
Funeral service will be 1:00 P.M. Monday in the McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Elder Darrell Cantrell will officiate. Burial will follow at New Union Cemetery. The Ray Family will receive friends Sunday from 4 P.M. until 8 P.M. and again Monday from 10 A.M. until 1 P.M. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Meals On Wheels.