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Marjorie L. Ray

Marjorie L. Ray

Marjorie Ray

Mrs. Marjorie Lee Ray of Dyersburg, TN, formerly of Ashley, IL, left this life for her heavenly home on June 17, 2020.  She had attained the age of 90 years and 9 days.

Mrs. Ray was born in Washington County, IL on June 8, 1930, the daughter of Loraine and Lula (McKenzie) Sensel.  She was united in marriage to Ralph Ray on September 20, 1947 and he preceded her in death on December 31, 1969.

Marjorie was a homemaker and all that knew and loved Margie knows how she loved to spend time with family sharing a meal and playing cards and games.

She is survived by sons, Ken (Brenda) Ray of Dyersburg, TN, David (Sandy) Ray of Dupo, IL and Roger Ray of Dupo, IL; brother, Wesley (Barb) Sensel of Centralia, IL; sister, Diana Newman of Fenton, MO; 6 grandchildren, Tina McNeely, John Ray, Stephen Ray, Crystal Ray, Derek Ray and Malerie Valerius; 9 great grandchildren , many nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Wade Ray; brother, Orville Sensel; sisters, Pauline Deering, Wanda Robinson and Shirley Sensel.

Due to the COVID-19 health concerns, there will be a private service held.

Should friends desire, memorials can be made to the Ashley City Cemetery and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home, who is assisting the family with arrangements.

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