June 17th, 2019

everett brayULYSSES – Everett Bray, 79, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at Western Prairie Senior Living in Ulysses. 

He was born Oct. 27, 1939 to Albert Alvin and Anna Jewell (Larrick) Bray in Ashland. 

He married Janice Duncan on November 22, 1965, in Ashland. She preceded him in death in 2008.

He graduated from Ashland High School in 1957. 

He served in the United States Army and was stationed in the Philippines. 

He was the store manager for Ideal Grocery for several years and retired as a well tender for Williams Natural Gas. 

He loved to bowl and participated in many state tournaments. 

He was an active member of Country View Baptist Church, Western Antique Tractor Club, and VFW. 

He also enjoyed helping with hayrides for children and hunting pheasant, and was an avid Nebraska Cornhusker fan.

Survivors include son, Danny Bray, Amarillo, Texas; and brother, Harold Bray and wife, Marilee, Chapman. 

He was also preceded in death by his parents.

• Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Country View Baptist Church in Ulysses with Pastor James Berry and Reverend Sam Bynum presiding.   

Burial will follow at Ulysses Cemetery with military rites by Dexter D. Harbour American Legion Post #79. 

Memorials are suggested to Everett Bray Memorial Fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS  67880. 

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