Marvin Ray

Marvin George Ray

Saturday, February 13th, 1937 - Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
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Marvin George Ray, 82, of the Little River section of Russell County, Va., passed away at his home on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. Born in Russell County, Va., on February 13, 1937, he was the son of the late Carter and Pauline Helbert Ray.

He loved gardening, farming, and spending time with his grandson, Isaiah.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Homer Alvie Ray and Otis Ray; sister, Evelyn Patrick; niece, Dorothy Combs.

Survivors include his loving wife of 47 years, Judy Ray; daughter, Renita Ray and partner, Edwin Leaman; grandson, Isaiah Ray Leaman; sister, Lillian Ray; sister-in-law, Aliene Ray, special niece, Cathy Ward; special nephews, Stewart Rudd, Tom Rudd, Allan Ray, and Bobby Ray; aunt, Fannie Lester.

Also considered his family, Dean Vance, Jerry Vance, Willis Vance, Bill Vance, Bob Vance, and Jeanie Compton. Special friends, Kyle, Gary, and Stacey Reynolds, Garnett Musick, Bill Ball, and Jess Musick

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Owens Funeral Service, 7 Tate Ave., Lebanon, Va., is in charge of arrangements.
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Jason Neal

Posted at 05:05pm
Marvin was one of a kind and will be greatly missed. My parents and I extend our condolences.

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