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James Benton Ray

February 17, 1875 November 10, 1963
James Benton Ray
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James Benton Ray age 86, of Altus, Oklahoma died November 10, 1963 in Bedford County, Tennessee. He was born February 17, 1875 to Andrew and Sarah (Ledbetter) Ray. He had been a resident of Oklahoma since 1915 and was a retired farmer. He married Katie Mae Wilson May 12, 1895 in Texas.

Funeral services for James Benton Ray are scheduled for November 12, 1963 in the First Baptist at 2:30pm officiated by Rev. Gene Garrison. Burial will follow in the Altus Cemetery under the direction of Tims Funeral Home.

James Benton Ray is survived by his wife Katie, of the home in Altus; three sons, Don Ray, Altus, Oklahoma; Douglas Ray, Altus; Howard Ray, Altus; three daughters, Mrs. Zelma Harrison, Altus; Mrs. Ruth Lewis, Altus; Miss. Geneva Ray, Altus; nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, two sisters, Mrs. Flora George, Sherman, Texas; Mrs Elma Mullins, Lubbock, Texas; number of nieces and nephews.

2:30 PM

First Baptist Church

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