|Birth: ||Mar. 19, 1922|
|Death: ||Nov. 25, 2010|
Evelyn McCool Ray
Evelyn McCool Ray died November 25, 2010 at Hospice Ministries, Ridgeland MS. Visitation will be Saturday, November 27, 2010 from 9:00 – 11:00 at Lakewood Funeral Home in Jackson and visitation Saturday, November 27th from 1:30 - 2:30 and service following at Rural Hill United Methodist in Winston County.
Mrs. Ray was born March 19, 1922 to Robert C. (Bob) and Estelle McCool. She married John Freeman Ray (now deceased) and lived in the Rural Hill Community in Winston County most of her life. She later lived in Williamsville Community near Kosciusko and then Clinton for about 20 years. She enjoyed her family and planning family time, gardening, cooking, traveling and doing for others. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and loved her Lord.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Freeman Ray, parents, and siblings – R.T. McCool and wife Sara, Clyde McCool and wife Emma Ruth, Laura McCool and Dee McCool.
Mrs. Ray is survived by her children John W. Ray and wife Iva, Dianne Ray Tripp and husband Ben both of Clinton and Annette Ray Reiter and husband Jeff of Madison, Grandchildren – Kip Ray, Corey Ray, Nicole Ray Booker, Ben Tripp Jr., Robert Tripp, Amanda Tripp Price, Rachel Daniels Shoemaker and Luke Daniels and twelve great grandchildren. She has two devoted sisters, Nella Staten of Clinton and Grace Luckett of Farmhaven and Maxine McCool (sister in law) of Noxapater and many nieces, nephews and friends. Pall bearers will be Grandsons.
Special thanks to all who have prayed and cared for us during our journey. Memorials may be made to Rural Hill United Methodist Church or any charity of your choice.
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Published in Clarion Ledger on November 27, 2010
Robert Calvin McCool (1891 - 1973)
Sarah Estelle Ray McCool (1890 - 1987)
John Freeman Ray (1918 - 1983)
Robert Talmadge McCool (1911 - 1995)*
Clyde C. McCool (1914 - 1981)*
Laura Laverne McCool (1920 - 2001)*
Evelyn McCool Ray (1922 - 2010)
Thomas Dee McCool (1930 - 2002)*
Rural Hill Cemetery
Created by: Faye Nations McCardle
Record added: Nov 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62278964
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