55 year old David Ray Bly of Carthage died Tuesday morning at Summit Medical Center in Hermitage. David was the son of the late Odell and Bunie Bates Bly. He is survived by his wife, Sarah Ruth Powell Bly of Carthage; children, Brandon Ray Powell of Carthage, Chris Ray (Maria) Bly of Gallatin, Terry Paul (Mandy) Bly of Lebanon, Kenny Wayne Bly of Smithville, Kevin Matthew (Elizabeth) Bly of Alexandria; stepson, Samuel Jackson Forrester of Carthage; 13 grandchildren and 1 great grandson; brother, Ricky Bly of Liberty; sister, Shirley (David) Ray of Alexandria; nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Hunter Funeral Home in Watertown with Spencer Anderson and William Phillips officiating. Visitation will be from 1-8 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. till service time on Thursday. Interment at the Bates Cemetery. Hunter Funeral Home in Watertown is in charge of the arrangements.