Edward Ray, 73, of Braxton, passed away July 11, 2014 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. He was born on September 8, 1940 to the parents of Harrison and Wilma (Russell) Ray in Knoxville, TN.
He is survived by two daughters, Elaine Haralson and Emily Brown; five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary N. Ray; son, Eddie Ray and one grandson, Chris Ray.
Visitation is scheduled for Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 5-8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home in Mendenhall, MS. Services will be Monday, July 14, at 11:00 am in the Tutor Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Clearview Baptist Church Cemetery in Mendenhall. Rev. Johnny Norris will officiate. Online condolences may be made at www.tutorfuneralhome.com