Eldred Wray, 86, of Burkesville, KY passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 at his residence in Burkesville. He was born in Cumberland County, KY on Friday, June 17, 1932, the son of W. C. and Mellie (Dicken) Wray.
He was of Methodist faith, a member of Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, a U.S. Army Veteran, a lifelong farmer, a carpenter, and a talented musician.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Dale Wray, brothers, Lee Wray, Alvie Wray, Travis Wray, Prentis Wray, and sisters, Bertie Carter, Bercie Fletcher, and Anna Ooten.
SURVIVORS: Wife:Penny Wray of Burkesville, KY whom he wed Saturday, October 27, 1951; 2 children: Felechia Scott (Danny Bullock) of the Lawson Bottom Community in Burkesville, KY; Dwayne (Linda) Wray of Summer Shade, KY; 2 grandchildren: Casey (Summer) Scott & Alicia (Jonathan) Pierce, both of Burkesville, KY; 2 great-grandchildren: Lakota Scott & Damien Scott of Burkesville, KY
Funeral Service: Thursday, December 20, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Cash officiating
Burial: Liberty Cemetery in Cumberland County, KY
Visitation: After 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 until the funeral hour on Thursday
Norris-New Funeral Home is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.