Harvey Ray, Jr.May 26, 1955 - December 5, 2013
Posted on December 7, 2013 at 12:01 AM • 8 Comments
Harvey Ray, Jr. of London, went to be with the Lord on December 5, 2013, at Baptist Health Corbin. He was born May 26, 1955, in Harlan, Kentucky, to the late Georgia Mae “Cleo” Adkins Ray and Harvey Ray, Sr. He had been a resident of The Heritage since June 2003.
Harvey was a former Westinghouse employee, a volunteer of the Keavy Fire Department, a deacon at Locust Grove Christian Church and a coach of many softball teams for the Keavy DAV League.
Survivors include Tammy Wooten Ray; two sons: Scott Ray and wife Kate of Lake City, Florida, and Travis Ray of Phoenix, Arizona; three grandchildren: Bryson Ray, Greenlee Ray, and Bridger Ray: three sisters: Marie Burkhart and husband Alton, Betty Robinette, and Trulla Harris; one brother: Raymond Wilson; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Sybil and Roy C. Wooten; sister-in-law, Beatrice Wooten Messer and husband Jeff; special nieces, Sierra “Lucy” Messer and Maddie “Mae” Messer, as well as a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Sunday, December 8, 2013, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Rob Hale and Ernie Robbins officiating. Burial will follow in Locust Grove Cemetery with members of the Keavy Volunteer Fire Department and Locust Grove Christian Church serving as pallbearers.
The family of Harvey Ray, Jr., will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. until the funeral hour at 3:00 P.M. at Hart Funeral Home, Inc., located at 1011 Master Street in Corbin.
Denny LifordPosted at 01:44h, 07 December
Rest in peace, dear friend.
Kathy Wilson VaughtPosted at 02:49h, 07 December
Loved my great uncle Harvey. He truly was a blessing to all who knew him. Prayers for his family. Him and Tammy were the picture of true love I ask God to be with her during this difficult time. Love you Tammy let me know if there is anything I can do 859-583-4388
Julie and Don Long (Kate's Mom)Posted at 19:49h, 07 December
We are all waiting on our destiny day. Even though I only had met Harvey twice, I am glad that I had the chance. May the lord bless him and his family. Comfort one another as he walks in the light.
In God’s Grace
Julie and Don Long
Gilbert HodgePosted at 20:34h, 07 December
May God be with all your family.
Denise Robinette AdamePosted at 07:24h, 08 December
Tammy, Scott and Travis you are all in my Prayers.Love you all… Uncle Harvey you will truly be missed..
Patricia " Wooton" ShultzPosted at 05:19h, 10 December
Tammy and family,
I am so sorry to hear about Harvey. He is a great man. I am sorry I missed the funeral. prayers and love from Deshler Ohio. You are always in my heart. Love Aunt Patti
Cheryl D.Posted at 00:23h, 12 December
My sincere condolences to the family. May you find comfort in your loving memories and in knowing that God “is near to those that are broken at heart.” (Ps.34:18) While grief at the loss of Harvey is great, joy at welcoming him back in the resurrection will be greater. (Mark 5:42; John 5:28,29)
AnonymousPosted at 22:17h, 07 October
Still miss you as much as ever my loving Uncle – every day.