Joseph Randall “Randy” Ray, 62, of Fletcher went to be with Jesus Saturday, June 25, 2016. He was at home, surrounded by his family and close friends.
Born in Savannah, GA, he was the son of Harriett Ray Connelly of Fletcher and the late Joseph Gordon Ray.
Randy attended Georgia Southern University and received a BA degree in Business Administration from Armstrong State University. He was an accountant who worked at Union Camp Corporation in Savannah for many years, and most recently was employed at Metropolitan Medical Services in Asheville.
Randy loved American and world history, reading, classic rock music, old cars, and spending time with his family.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving wife of thirty-eight years, Debbie DeLettre Ray; his son, Joey Ray and his wife, Kyndra; his daughter, Cindy Cope and her husband, Stephen. He adored his three granddaughters, Natalie Cope, Layni Ray, and Norah Cope.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Tuesday at Shuler Funeral home.
A graveside service will be held in Savannah, GA.
The family also wishes to give many thanks for the support, kindness, prayers, and friendship that were given to Randy.