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Gillian Reed BRAY

Barren Fork Cemetery
Izard County,
Arkansas

Slick 25 Aug 1924 - 21 Apr 2006 obituary
Willie pre-need - pre-need

Marriage: 31 Mar 1954

Reed “Slick” Bray the son of the son of Marshel Alvis Bray and Vera Ethel (McSpadden) Bray. Willene “Willie” (McDuffee) Bray


Reed “Slick” Bray, 81, of Mount Pleasant died today, April 21, 2006, in a Batesville hospital. Born Aug. 25 1924, in Mount Pleasant, he was the son of Alvis and Vera S. McSpadden Bray. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. He was united in marriage to Willene “Willie” McDuffee on March 31, 1954. He was a truck driver for Silica Transport in Guion and Ideal Bakery in Batesville and was a cattle farmer. He was a member of Barren Fork Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Barren Fork Church in Mount Pleasant. Burial will be in Barren Fork Cemetery.

Reed “Slick” Bray

Reed “Slick” Bray, 81, of Mount Pleasant, died April 21, 2006.

He served in the United States Air Force during World War II and was employed many years by Silica Transport in Guion, and Ideal Bakery in Batesville. He was a member of the Barren Fork Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Mt. Pleasant.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Willene “Willie” Bray of the home; son Joey Bray of Cabot; daughters, Becky Johnson of Mt. Pleasant and Lori Loggains of Melbourne; sisters, Veola Claxton, Joyce Mynatt both of Mt. Pleasant and Beth Edwards of Lafferty; brothers, Lucius and Paul Bray, both of Mt. Pleasant; and six grandchildren.

Funeral services were held April 24 at the Barren Fork Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Mt. Pleasant.

Burial was at Barren Fork Cemetery under the direction of Eddie’s Family Funeral Home in Melbourne.

Memorials may be made to the Barren Fork Building Fund.

Obituary courtesy of Areawide Media Salem, Fulton County, Arkansas published Apr 2006.

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Submitted: 3/16/08 • Approved: 6/13/18 • Last Updated: 6/16/18 • R15281-G15281-S3

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