Jon Arthur Ray, 55, of Youngsville, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Bradford, Penn., the son of Emma Mabes Ray and the late Bernard Ray.
Jon was employed with the town of Wake Forest from February 9, 1999 until his death..
A memorial service honoring his life was held Nov. 9, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the Rev. John Thrift officiating.
Jon is survived by his wife, Sarah Powers Ray; sons, Christopher Ray and wife, Karen, of Clayton and Brandon Ray of Youngsville; mother, Emma Mapes Miller Ray of Raleigh; sisters, Gail McAlhany of Fla., and Lynn Matthews of Raleigh; brothers, Jeff Ray and Joe Ray both of Lovettsville, Va. and grandchildren, Kate Hanny, Emma Hanny and Aiden Ray.
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