Mrs. Novella T. Ray



Mrs. Novella T. Ray, age 97 of Bailey, departed this earthly life on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at Wilson Medical Center.

Funeral service will be held at 11:00AM, Friday, July 7, 2017 at Red Oak Grove Baptist Church, StanHope, NC. Interment will follow at Bunn Cemetery, Bailey.

A visitation will be held from 3-7PM, Thursday, July 6, 2017 at William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope.

She leaves to cherish her loving memories: one daughter, Sarah Strickland of Wilson, NC; two sons, Cecil Lucas, Jr. of Jackson, NC and Milton Lucas of the home; 11 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, 14 great great grandchildren and 2 great great great grandchildren; one sister, Rosella Tabron of Bailey, NC; one daughter-in-law, Onita Lucas of Nashville, NC; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

A service of Love and Dignity provided by William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope.