Ray Thomas Hire
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Ray Thomas Hire
  • June 16, 1927 - October 17, 2017
  • Winston Salem, North Carolina

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Ray Thomas Hire, age 90, passed away on October 17, 2017. He was born on June 16, 1927 in Forsyth County to the late Glenn Frank and Zora King Hire

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Dull Hire. Also preceding him in death were his 5 sisters: Mozella Pickle, Irene Blakeley, Exie Branon, Bonnie Odom, and Mary Frances Hire.

Surviving is his son, Steve (Delores) Hire; grandsons, Jason "JP" and Carlton (Jennifer); great grandchildren: Mason, Lawson, and Chloe along with many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to say thanks to caregivers, Beatriz Perez, Mary Saunders, and the staff of Autumn Care in Mocksville and the many neighbors and friends who were always there for the family. Also, thanks to Pete Morefield for being a great friend to Ray for over 65 years.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, October 21st at 1 PM at Westlawn Garden of Memory in Clemmons. Ray will be lying in repose from 1 PM until 4 PM Friday October 20 at Frank Vogler & Sons Funeral Home Clemmons Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the charity of the donor's choice.