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Billy Joe Bray

May 12, 1935 - June 29, 2014
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Billy Joe Bray, age 79, of Green Acres Lane, Cartersville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Bray was born on May 12, 1935 in Bartow County, Georgia, son of the late George Bray and Eddie Gravely Bray. He was a veteran of the Korean War having served in the U.S. Army. He was a great father, grandfather and loved fishing. Survivors include his wife, Grace Bray; daughters, Donna Blackmon (Shane) and Wendy Hester (Cory); sons, Randy Bray (Lawonia) and Ricky Bray; grandchildren, Brandon Bray, Matthew Bray (Kassidi), Tyler Blackmon, Amber Blackmon, Autumn Blackmon, Zachery Bearden, Courtney Hester,...
Billy Joe Bray, age 79, of Green Acres Lane, Cartersville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014 at his residence.
Mr. Bray was born on May 12, 1935 in Bartow County, Georgia, son of the late George Bray and Eddie Gravely Bray. He was a veteran of the Korean War having served in the U.S. Army. He was a great father, grandfather and loved fishing.
Survivors include his wife, Grace Bray; daughters, Donna Blackmon (Shane) and Wendy Hester (Cory); sons, Randy Bray (Lawonia) and Ricky Bray; grandchildren, Brandon Bray, Matthew Bray (Kassidi), Tyler Blackmon, Amber Blackmon, Autumn Blackmon, Zachery Bearden, Courtney Hester, Chandler Hester; brother, Charles Pratt; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday morning July 2nd at 11:00 AM in the Owen Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Doug Harris and Rev. Ralph Cvazquezie officiating. Interment will follow at 1:00 PM in the Georgia National Cemetery with military rites.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 5:00 until 8:00 PM at Owen Funeral Home.
Pallbearers include Charlie Thurman, Jerry Thurman, Cory Blackmon, Lonnie Coffin, Jacob Martin and Cody Brown. Honorary pallbearers include his grandsons.
Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to leave condolences for the family.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA., has charge of the funeral arrangements.

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"I am so very sorry for the loss of Billy, he always had a special place in my heart and I will remember him from the days of my childhood. I just found out..." Paula Fletcher (Adairsville, GA)

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