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William Glenn Ray Jr., 74, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018.

He was a native of Gwynn’s Island, in Mathews County, and a resident of Dade City, Florida, since 2004.

He served in the U.S. Air Force for four years. He worked as a waterman and a truck driver.

He was predeceased by his wife, Ruth Anne Ray, and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Glenn Ray Sr., and a sister, Kathleen Ray.

He is survived by two brothers, James Ray (Mary) and Ronald Ray (Linda); companion, Juanita Lewis; two nieces and a nephew.

The family received friends on Sunday, June 24, 2018, from 6:30-8 p.m. at Faulkner Funeral Homes, Foster-Faulkner Chapel, Mathews. A funeral service was held on Monday, June 25, 2018, at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial followed at Gwynn’s Island Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in William’s memory to the Mathews Vol. Fire Dept., P.O. Box 1130, Mathews, Va. 23109 or to the Mathews Vol. Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 723, Mathews, Va. 23109.