Edna Mae Ray passed away peacefully on Friday June 22, 2018 surrounded by her loving family at the age of 81. Edna was born August 30, 1936 in Saltillo, Tennessee to parents Joseph and Mary Blankenship. She later in life met her love Harold Eugene Ray. The two were able to spend the next 64 years together raising their family and serving our God before he called her home. Edna was a wonderful wife, loving mother, sister and pastor's wife. Edna led many people to the Lord through her life in his service. She was able to take many foreign trips to minister to people.
Edna is survived by her husband, two sons; Harold Eugene Ray Jr. (Martha) of Augusta, Arkansas, Gregg Ray (Jennifer) of Horseshoe Lake, Arkansas, one daughter; Teresa Wheeler (Bobby) of West Memphis, Arkansas and one sister, Lounell Reid of Bonterra, Missouri. She will be deeply missed by four grandchildren; Eric Ray, Jason Ray, Natalie Ruthe and Bobby Wheeler Jr. along with six great grandchildren. Edna was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Lorell Van Dyke.