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Alva Ray "Ray" Duvall
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1926
Pendleton
Louisa County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 2009
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Alva Ray Duvall, "Ray," 82, passed away peacefully on April 19, 2009 in Richmond, Va. Born in Pendleton, Va., the seventh of 15 children, he was preceded in death by his parents, Sam and Eva Duvall. Ray was a self-made man. Along with his wife, Polly, he raised his two sons in Richmond, Va. He retired from Crenshaw Equipment Company after many years as the service manager. An avid golfer and sportsman, Ray was a member of the Sportsman's Hunt Club, as well as the Seniors' Club at Belmont Golf Course. His summer vegetable garden was always a source of great pleasure. A man of many talents and abilities, Ray always enjoyed the company of family and friends. His generosity and kindness were complimented by a wonderful sense of humor and quick wit. A loving husband and devoted family man, Ray is survived by his dear wife of 60 years, Polly; two sons, Jerry Duvall and his wife, Suzy, Randy Duvall and his wife, Caroline; four grandchildren, Alan, Chris, Kevin and Kayla Duvall; three brothers, Charles Byrd Duvall and his wife, Charlotte, Jackie Duvall and his wife, Patty, Cecil Sprouse and his wife, Fan; along with many nieces, nephews and friends too numerous to mention. Ray loved Polly very much. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday. Interment will follow in Westhampton Memorial Park, Richmond.

Published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch from 4/21/2009 - 4/22/2009
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Pauline G. Duvall (1930 - 2017)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westhampton Memorial Park
Richmond
Henrico County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Robert Munson
Record added: Apr 21, 2009
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Alva Ray Ray Duvall
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Alva Ray Ray Duvall
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- Robert Munson
 Added: Apr. 21, 2009
 
 
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