Nell Roberts Ray
Posted By Sparta Live | January 31, 2002 12:00 am
Nell Roberts Ray, 86,
passed away on January 30, 2002, at Master’s Healthcare Center.
Ray was born on March 27, 1915 in Putnam County.
Ray worked in sales at L & E Apparel.
Her parents were Andrew Jackson Roberts and Martilia Bray, and she was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Erbie Ray.
Survivors include three daughters and a son; Rosemary Lowe and her husband Doyle of Sparta; Patricia and Bill Brady of Sparta; Deborah and James Green of Cookeville; Glenn Ray and Dianna of Sparta; sisters Jean Cunningham of Georgia and Willie B. Thomas of Cookeville.
Grandchildren include Mark Ray, Marty Robinson, Gina Shockley, Kyle Greene, Christy Alexander and Ryan Swindell.
Great grandchildren include Reagan Shockley, Jake Thomas Shockley, Andrew Alexander and Katherine Greene.
Services will be held at 1 p.m., Feb. 2, 2002 at Thurman Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Ray Cemetery.
Bro. Kenneth Brown and Bro. Don Howard will officiate.
Thurman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.