Donald Ray Sr.

Donald Ray, Sr.

Donald V. Ray, Sr., 55, a native and resident of Bayou Black, died on Monday, Sept. 29, 2012.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until funeral time at 11 a.m. on Saturday at New St. Luke Baptist Church 106 Union St. Houma. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Ray; son, Donald Ray, Jr., and wife KiWana; daughters, Shirlia Spencer and husband Roosevelt; Chimon Ray and K'Wankye Ray; brothers, Jessie Ray and wife Martha, and Leroy Ray and wife Joyce; sisters, Bertha Thierry and husband Roland, and Carol Ray; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Celia and Thomas Ray, Sr.; brothers, Thomas Ray, Jr., and Ronald Ray; and his sister, Evelyn Williams.

He was employed by Terrebonne Parish School Board

Community Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2012