Elizabeth Jean Ray

Elizabeth Jean Ray, 69 of Booneville, formerly of Hackett, passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2013 in Witcherville. She was retired from Planters and a member of Long Ridge Baptist Church in Booneville.

A funeral service was held Monday, July 22, at Hackett First Baptist Church with burial at U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith, under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.

She is survived by her husband, Eugene of the home; one son, Edward Ray of Witcherville; one daughter, Melissa Atkinson of Aurora, Colo.; one sister, Marilyn Magness of Fort Smith; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Rusty Carter, Bill McElveen, Aaron Farmer, Adrian Loyd, Johnny Gamble and Adam Brasher.

Memorials may be made to Peachtree Hospice, 2910 Jenny Lind Rd., Fort Smith, AR 72901.