Ray Dean Gaines|
CAMPOBELLO, SC-- Ray Dean Gaines, 71, of 7910 New Cut Road, Campobello, passed away Saturday, May 25th, 2013, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Gaines was born in Spartanburg on May 28, 1941, a son of the late Henry Hartwell and Jeanette Emme Fleming Gaines and was the husband of Klaudia Byers Lowe Gaines.
He retired from peach farming and was a member of Holly Springs Baptist Church.
He served in the Army National Guard in the Vietnam Conflict and was a 1959 graduate of Chapman High School. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a step son, David Lowe (Kelly) of Destin, FL; two sisters, Lynn Dowd (Wayne) of Prosperity, SC and Faye McKinney (Mallory) of Cordele, GA. He was predeceased by a brother, Sammy Gaines.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at 2:00 PM at the Seawright Funeral Home Chapel. A visitation will be held one hour before the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holly Springs Baptist Church, 251 Hannon Road, Inman, SC 29349.
An online guest register is available at: www.seawright-funeralhome.com
Seawright Funeral Home and Crematory
Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from May 27 to May 28, 2013