Richard f. Bray

Published 7:50 pm Tuesday, December 22, 2020

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Richard f. Bray


Mr. Richard F. Bray, 69, of LaGrange, Georgia passed away Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020 at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center.

Richard was born Dec. 9, 1951 in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, son of the late Russell F. Bray and Janice Leigh Clark Bray.  He received his MBA from the University of New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.  Richard worked for Fiber Industries in Salisbury, North Carolina and Exxon Mobil in Stratford, Connecticut before moving to LaGrange in 2007 to continue his work with Exxon Mobil before retiring.  He was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church, LaGrange, Georgia.

In his free time, Richard enjoyed fishing, kayaking, biking, and spending time with his family.

Survivors include his devoted wife, Mary Ellen Bray; and his loving children, Adam Edward Bray and Monika N. Bray; and sisters, Beverly “Bonnie” Ehmann, Rebecca Bray, and Nancy Deadman all of Ontario, Canada.

The Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Jan. 4, 2021 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, LaGrange, Georgia.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Colon Cancer Society or the American Cancer Society in memory of Mr. Richard F. Bray. 

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Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, Georgia 30240 (706)884-8636.