Texie Ann Bradley Hurn Ray was born June 7, 1924 in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Homer and Beulah Morgan Bradley. Mrs. Ray was retired from retail sales and was a member of the Church of Christ. She departed this life on October 31, 2019 at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria, Illinois at the age of 95 Years, 4 Months, 24 Days.
She is survived by sons, Ronald Gene Hurn of Peoria, IL and Loyd Hurn, wife, Genie of Brimfield, IL; daughters, Wanda June Wise, husband, Ken of Dallas, TX, Levera Joan Koch, husband, Walter of Peoria, IL, Aubrey Jane Mosley, husband, Louie of Anchorage, AK and Roberta Joyce Thannert, husband, Paul of Pekin, IL; 16 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren, 3 step-grandchildren, 5 step-great-grandchildren; sisters, Phoebe Jane Ray, Dexter Kathleen Sides and Nora Faye Seral all of Lawrenceburg, TN; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Ray was preceded in death by her husband, William Clyde Ray; a daughter, Norma Jo Wright; brothers, Homer Jr., Orville Edward, Bernie, Jettie and Rapheal Bradley; brothers-in-law, James Ray, Norman Seral and Loyd Sides; and sisters, Rachel Byrd, Ailene Fisher and Shirley Shults.
Services were held Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Shackelford Funeral Directors chapel, Waynesboro, Tennessee. Burial was in the North Highland Cemetery, Waynesboro, Tennessee. Pallbearers were Shane Wright, David Koch, Tyler McTernen, Kegan Garber, Matthew Wright, and Russ Wright.