Raymond Lewis McCarty, Jr., 86, of Front Royal, VA, died on Saturday, December 8, 2012, at Blue Ridge Hospice Center in Winchester.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. at Maddox Funeral Home in Front Royal conducted by Pastor Jimmy Rogers. Burial will be held at 3:00 p.m. at Bethel Cemetery in Alexandria, VA.
Mr. McCarty was born December 20, 1925 in Alexandria, VA, son of the late Raymond McCarty and Margaret Anne Miller McCarty.
He was a graduate of George Washington High School and retired from the U.S. Postal Service as a mail carrier. He was a former member of Alexandria Volunteer Fire Dept. and the National Association of Letter Carriers. He was married to the late Irma Mae Reed McCarty.
Surviving are three daughters, Genevieve "Genny" Morrow of Winchester, VA, Margaret "Peggy" Ashmore of Front Royal, and Barbara Harlan and husband John of Sterling, VA; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Along with his wife, parents, and siblings, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia Ann English.
Pallbearers will be members of the family.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork Street, Winchester, VA 22601.
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