William Ray Withers, 57, Cynthiana, Ky., died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012 at Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington.
He was born in Harrison County Sept. 24, 1955 to Hildreth Coy Withers, Cynthiana and the late William ""Butch"" Withers. He was a quality control team member at Toyota Motor Manufacturing, a member of Unity Christian Church and an exceptional husband, father and papaw.
He was preceded in death by a son, William Lewis Withers.
Survivors include: his wife, Candice L. Mastin Withers; a son, William Ray (Ohnmar) Withers II, Scott County; a granddaughter, Caroline Raye Withers; two step grandchildren, Jasmine Brianna Hart and Nigel Zaine Hart; and two sisters- in-law, Lenell Mastin (Rick) Mattox, Paris and Lynn Mastin (Mike) Carter, Concord, N.C.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Oct. 9 at Unity Christian Church by Bro. Merrill Mitchell. Burial was in Battle Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Unity Christian Church, 5848 Ky. Hwy. 36 W, Cynthiana, KY 41031 or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 1317 US 62 E, Cynthiana, KY 41031.
Ware Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.www.warefuneralhome.com