October 23, 1947 ~ September 19, 2014
Mrs. Billie Jean Ray, 66, long time resident of Stone Mountain, passed away peacefully on Friday September 19, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Bridges Ray. She is survived by her four sisters, Cornelia Connor of Stockbridge, Doris Rainwater of Mississippi, Louise Rainwater of Villa Rica and Ruby Morrow of California. She is also survived by her two loving daughters, Pamela Hendrix (David) of Lawrenceville and Angela Parris (Andy) of Lilburn and 4 granddaughters, Brenna, Leila, Ruthie and Megan. She is also survived by a very large extended family. She retired from Gwinnett County Public Schools Transportation. She loved traveling, collecting antiques and being a member of the Red Hat Society. The family would like to extend their appreciation to the many caregivers and friends that have taken care of Billie Jean for the past 3 years. Funeral services will be held Monday September 22 at 11am at Wages and Sons Funeral Home in Lawrenceville with interment following at Eternal Hills on Hwy 78 in Snellville. Family will receive visitors on Sunday, September 21 from 6-8pm at the funeral home.