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Ray Emmett

Death 2 Jun 2013 (aged 75)
Burial Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 111819380 · View Source
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Age 75 of Goodlettsville, passed away June 2, 2013.

He is preceded in death by his brother, Jeff Thorson.

Ray loved porch sitting and singing his songs. Many of his friends will also remember him as "Quacker" and "Ralf". Ray was a recognized "front man" for many major artists including, Faron Young, George Jones, Billie Jo Spears, Mel Tillis, Jean Shephard, Tommy Overstreet and Cal Smith. He loved God, country music, country living, log houses, Hawaii and his fellow man.

Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

Abridged from obituary published in The Tennessean 5 Jun 2013.


US Public Records Index, Vol 1 has Ray Emmitt, born 15 Dec 1937 living in Goodlettsville, Davidson County, TN in 1986.

US phone and Address Directories have Ray Emmett living in the following places:
Nashville, Davidson County, TN - 1995, 1997
Goodlettsville, TN - 1998-2002




  • Created by: Ron Johnson
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111819380
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ray Emmett (15 Dec 1937–2 Jun 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111819380, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Ron Johnson (contributor 48035319) .