Franklin D. Bray, Sr.
Franklin D. Bray, Sr., 73, of 120 Sandy Acres Lane, Turkey, NC, died Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at Sampson Regional Medical Center in Clinton, NC.
Mr. Bray is a native of Benton (Griggstown) KY, and is the son of the late Porter Bray and Ila Dean Bray. He was a retired mechanic.
He is survived by his wife, Norma Jean Bray of the home; 2 daughters, Rose Peavey and husband Craig of Benton, KY; Martha Jean Bottoms and husband Earl of Paducah, KY; 3 sons, William Bray and wife Sue of Turkey, NC; Matthew Bray and wife Samantha of Rutherfordton, NC; Frank Bray, Jr. and wife Rachel of Clinton, NC; 13 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Christina Hagood of Paducah, KY.
Visitation will be held between the hours of 12:00 noon until the funeral hour at Community Chapel Church.
Funeral service will be held at Community Chapel Church, Benton, KY on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 2:00 p.m., Stan Griggs officiating.
Interment will follow in Salyers Cemetery, Benton, KY.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Collier Funeral Home, 211 West 5th St., Benton, KY 42025.