PEAGRAM -- Graveside services were held Monday afternoon, June 13 at Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery with military honors provided by the U.S. Army for Mr. Ray, 65, of Old Hickory.
Mr. Ray died Friday, June 3, 2011 in his home.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict and was a member of American Legion Post 88 in Donelson.
Mr. Ray worked for Vanderbilt Home Health Care for many years and was a volunteer at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital for 15 years.
Survivors include: wife JoGale Ray; mother Frances Smithson; children Jamie England, Rusty Ray and Janice Ray Jenkins; brother Steve Ray.
He was preceded in death by his father Charlie Ray and sister Mary Ray.
Mt. Juliet's Bond Memorial Chapel was in charge of arrangements.