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Dudley Clarence Ray

June 19, 1930 ~ June 15, 2017 (age 86)

Dudley Clarence Ray of Braselton, Georgia passed away on June 15, 2017, just three days shy of his 87th birthday. He was born in McRae, Georgia, the 2nd of three sons to Mamie and Joe Ray.

Dudley is survived by his wife, JoAnn Dorminey Ray of Braselton, Ga, his daughter, Lisa Jardine Cyrus and her husband Stratton Cyrus of Austin, Texas, his son, Dudley C. Ray, Jr. (a.k.a Chip) of Gainesville, Georgia, granddaughters, Whitney Fulton Jardine of San Francisco, Ca., Suzannah Harrington Ray of New York City and Stephanie Victoria Ray of Gainesville, Ga. Dudley was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Joe Ray and William G. Ray.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Sims Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 21st, at 2:00 pm in the chapel at Sims Funeral Home. Burial to follow in the Douglas Cemetery. The family will host a celebration of Dudley’s life at the Legends Clubhouse, at Chateau Elan on Thursday, June 22nd from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in Braselton, Ga.

 Service Information

June 20, 2017

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sims Funeral Home
201 North Peterson Avenue
Douglas, GA 31533

Funeral Service
June 21, 2017

2:00 PM
Chapel of Sims Funeral Home
201 N. Peterson Ave
Douglas, GA 31533

June 21, 2017

Douglas City Cemetery
1623 N. Gaskin Ave.
Douglas, GA 31533

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