Thomas Lee Ray Sr., 60, of Cherokee Village died Dec. 22, 2004, at his residence.
He was born at Lepanto, Ark., and was employed during his working years as painter.
Survivors include his wife, Janice Elaine Garner Ray of Cherokee Village; two daughters -- Tonya Marie Ray of Little Rock, and Heather Renee Davis of Bismark, Ark.; three sons -- Thomas Lee Ray Jr. of Kokomo, Ind., William Lee Ray of Subuta, Miss., and Joshua Keith Ray of Cherokee Village.
A graveside service was held at Pinecrest Cemetery Dec. 28 in Little Rock.
Local arrangements were under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Hardy.