Owen Ray Jr. "Buster," 65, of Jacksonville died Friday.
A funeral service will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Jones Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Mike Padgett officiating. The burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.
Buster was a U.S. Army veteran serving in Vietnam. He was preceded in death by his father, Owen Ray Sr. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Morton Ray; a son, Jamie Ray and his wife Kasey; a daughter, Kristi English and husband Bradley; his mother, Jessie Lee Ray; his brother, Raymond Ray and family; a sister, Linda Hair and family, all of Jacksonville. Also his great love, his grandchildren, Tristan, Taylor, Braylon and Brendan. His brother in law, Frankie Morton and family and his Dixie Dozer Family.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Jones Funeral Home and other times at 382 Waters Road.
Condolences can be left for the family at Jonesfh.org or JDNews.com.