Stephen Joseph Ray

August 2, 1953 - March 29, 2013
Stephen Joseph Ray


Stephen Joseph Ray, 60, of Charlotte, NC, formerly of Wilmington, NC passed away Friday, March 29, 2013 at his home.

He was born in Berlin, NH on August 2, 1953, the son of Mildred Rhodes Ray and the late William Joseph Ray. He was a graduate of New Hanover High School.

Surviving is his wife, Darlene of the home; son Jeremy Ray of Leland, NC; mother, Mildred Ray of Wilmington, NC; three brothers, William Southerland and Daniel Ray both of Wilmington, NC and Patrick Michael Ray of San Antonio, TX; two sisters, Iris Tinney of Baytown, TX and Stacia Ray of Wilmington, NC.

A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, April 27, 2013 at the Wrightsboro Baptist Church Cemetery, Castle Hayne Road, Wilmington, NC by Rev. Mike Lewis.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Wrightsboro Baptist Church, 2736 Castle Hayne Rd., Wilmington, NC 28401.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • April 28, 2013
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