Obituary for Robert W "Bobby" Bray

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Robert W "Bobby" Bray

January 29, 1952 - March 1, 2014

Robert W. "Bobby' Bray, age 62, passed away Saturday morning, March 1, 2014 at his home in Franklin.

Bobbywas born in Somerset, KY on January 29, 1952 to the late Leother & Ida B. (Goodin) Bray.He was retired from Davidson Industries in Franklin.Bobby had a great passion for playing the guitar and singing country and gospel music.He was a fan of NASCAR with his favorite driver being Dale Earnhart Jr. and enjoyed tinkering on automobiles.Bobby loved his family and the time spent with his grandchildren.

Bobby is survived by his children: Tangie Bray, Robert W. (Somi) Bray II, Kimberly (Joseph) Bray-Olson and Amy Hall. He will be remembered by his eleven grandchildren; siblings: Doris Alvy, Elizabeth Tanner, Tina Franklin and James Bray.

He was preceded in death by six sisters: Yvanna Shockling, Stella Lindsey, Ruby Jasper, Phyllis Tucker, Vena Tucker & Anna Bray; and three brothers: Ernest, Hershel and Edward Lee Bray.

The Rev. Ed Tharpe will conduct a funeral service on Friday at 7:00 p.m. at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 5:00 p.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the Bray family at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: January 29, 1952
Died: March 1, 2014

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Darlina Shaw posted on 1/1/00

I am sorry to hear of Bobby's death. My condolences to you who remain.