Robert Allen Ray

Born: Thu., Apr. 8, 1937
Died: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018


4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Sat., Jan. 13, 2018
Location: A.E. Carter Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:30 PM Sun., Jan. 14, 2018
Location: A.E. Carter Funeral Home Chapel

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Robert Allen Ray, 80 of Apalachee, died January 11, 2018.  Mr. Ray was born April 8, 1937 in Atlanta to Claud and Ethel Fowler Ray.  Mr. Ray was married to the late Sandra Jackson Ray.  He was retired from Roadway where he drove a tractor trailer for 33 years.  Mr. Ray loved his family and was a devoted Georgia Tech fan.

Mr. Ray is survived by his children, Bobby Ray, Rick Shields and Sherry Archer & Rich.  He also leaves twelve grandchildren and twenty great grandchildren.  Mr. Ray leaves a brother, Leonard and two sisters, Mildred and Evelyn. Mr. Ray was preceded in death by his wife, Sandy and children, Terry Ray, Brian Shields and Angela Shields Hood.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 13 from 4-6PM at A.E. Carter Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be held on Sunday, January 14 in the chapel at 2:30PM.  Interment will follow at the Almand Cemetery.

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Janice Johnson
   Posted Fri January 12, 2018
May you find comfort in knowing that Bobby touched a lot of people. He was like a magnet in that folks were drawn to him. There was nothing he wouldn't do to to help someone in need. May he rest in peace.

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