Athens Review, Athens, Texas

October 3, 2013

Marbra Surber Ray


The Athens Review

Athens — Memorial services for Marbra Surber Ray, 82, of Jacksonvillem are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with the Rev. James Batton officiating.

Mrs. Ray passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 in Jacksonville.

Marbra was born March 20, 1931 in Brownsboro to Clyde and Estelle Ray and loved gardening.

She is preceded in death by: her sons, Joe Surber and Paul Surber; brothers, Clyde Ray, Jr., O’Dell Ray and Eugene Ray.

Survivors include: her daughters, Dianne Reeve of Duncanville, Katrinka Rezai and husband Tom of Jacksonville; grandchildren, James Reeve and wife Kay, Broe Reeve, Rebecca Castillo, Rachael Rezai, Megan Neang; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers, Claudean Ray and wife Martha of Tecula, Bob Ray and wife Lilly of Tecula, Bennie Ray and wife Leesa of Henderson; sister, Bertha Zoellner and husband Tim of Benton, Ark.; sisters-in-law, Margaret Benedict and husband James, Katherine Koen and husband Edward, Letha Ray; several nieces, nephews and cousins.