Benny Ray

June 8, 1937 ~ May 24, 2020 (age 82)


Mr. Benny Ray, of Milledgeville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at Providence Health Care, Sparta, Georgia.

Graveside services were held on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 11:00 AM from the St. Mary Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Sparta, Georgia.

Benny as he was called by his family and friends, was born in Milledgeville, Georgia, on June 8, 1937. He worked for Kendall McGaw an IV Solution Plant until the closing of the plant. Afterwards, he went to work for GCSU, formally named Georgia College, and worked until his retirement age.

Benny Ray answered the call to come home from his loving father on May 24, 2020. His death occurred at Providence Health Care in Sparta, Ga.

Benny Ray leaves to mourn his passing, one son, Mr. Kenneth DeSharn Ray of Milledgeville, Georgia; One Goddaughter, Joann (Larry) Johnson of East Dublin, Georgia; One sister, Rosa Charlene Watson of Los Angeles California; Three sisters-in-law, Myra Curry of Milledgeville, Georgia, Evelyn Marshall of Sparta, Georgia, and Virginia (John) Butler of Detroit, MI; A devoted niece, Sylvia Jackson of Sparta, Georgia; Other family members and friends also survive him.

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Graveside Service
May 28, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Mary Baptist Church
994 GA Highway 22 E
Sparta, GA 31087

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