Herbert Waymon Wray
Herbert Waymon Wray
  • June 10, 1930 - December 31, 2016
  • Ecru, Mississippi

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H. Waymon Wray, age 86, passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2016, at Church Street Manor in Ecru. He was born on June 10, 1930, to the late Rack Wray and the late Ada Wray. He was a member of Buchanan Baptist Church and a retired mechanics instructor for the Pontotoc Ridge Career and Technology Center.

Services will be at 2 pm Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Buchanan Baptist Church with Rev. Jimmy Russell and Bishop Murray Galloway officiating; burial will follow in the Buchanan Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Emogene Wray, of Pontotoc, MS; a daughter, Brenda Wilson (Dale) of Brookhaven, MS; two sons: Mike Wray and Chris Wray (Beth), both of Pontotoc, MS; nine grandchildren: Stephen Wilson (Gail), Jenny Wilson, Jason Wray (Beth), Isaac Wray, Amber Wray, Evan Wray and Allison Wray; and eight great-grandchildren: Armando Rodriguez, Kira Coleman, Emma Wray, Ben Wray, Leah Wray, Tytus Wray, Caeley Wray Parcell and Lily Wray; a sister-in-law: Gloria Gordon (Bobby) and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Pallbearers will be his sons, grandsons and great-grandsons.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm Wednesday and from 12 to 2 pm Thursday. All the visitation will be at Buchanan Baptist Church.

Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com