Garry L. Bray

January 15, 2015

Garry L. Bray, 62, of Frankfort passed away Thursday, January 15, 2015 in his home. He was born on February 22, 1952 in Clinton County to Leo & Leona (Smith) Bray. He married Debbie Perrine and she preceded him in death. He married Dawn D. Massey on September 21, 2009 in Frankfort and she survives. Garry attended Clinton Central Schools and served in the United States Army from 1970 to 1973 where he was stationed in Germany. He worked for General Battery in Frankfort, A.E. Staley in Lafayette for 5 years and as a bolt maker at Lake Erie in Frankfort for 17 years. Garry enjoyed his jobs and could fix anything. He loved to garden and blessed many others with the vegetables that he harvested.

Visitation and Services

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, Frankfort, IN. Friends may visit from 5 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Survived by:

Surviving along with his wife Dawn are his Daughter: Shannon (Robert) Cardwell of Frankfort; Sons: Garry II (Elisha) Bray of Mulberry and Clint Bray of Colfax; Sisters: Barb (Bill) Shelley of Arkansas, Brenda (Mark) Johansen of Dayton, and Belinda (Robert) Miller of Frankfort; Brothers: Larry (Denise) Bray of Frankfort, Ronnie Bray of Scircleville, Wayne Bray of Hillisburg, and Bobby (Donna) Bray of Kirklin; 7 Grandchildren and 1 Great-Grandchild.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his first wife, brother: Ferris Bray and Sister: Bonnie Chester.


Leave your Condolences

28 Condolences for “Garry L. Bray”

  1. Janet Knox

    Dawn, I’m am so saddened by your loss of your Gary. I’m keeping you in prayer and asking that our Father continue to hold you close and ease your pain with wonderful memories. I know you have a lot of people offering to help in any way they can, I am also on that list. Don’t ever be afraid to reach out when you need to. You’ll never be alone.

  2. Carol and Kevin Hamilton

    Dawn, so sorry for your loss and all you have been through.

  3. Ora & Cindy Reeder

    Belinda and Bobby, We are sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. May God keep you in his loving arms during this difficult time. God bless your family.

  4. Roy Hill

    R.I.P. my friend

  5. Richelle Lutz

    Love you so Dawnie. I’m praying for you and the family.

  6. Nancy Greeno

    Dawn and family, I am so sorry for your loss. May you have strength and he…rest in peace. You are in my prayers.

  7. Jane Werner

    Dawn-I was so sorry to hear about Garry. You are in my thoughts and Prayers!! ((HUGS))

  8. Debi York Thomas

    Dawn, can not express how sorry I am to hear of Garrys passing. My arms around you right now, letting you know who much I love you. I know Garry made it home and he will be waiting for you.

  9. Debi York Thomas

    Larry and Denise my deepest sympthy goes out to you and all the Bray family. It is so very hard to lose a loved one. Take care. Love you guys

  10. Linda Frye

    I’m so sorry for your loss Dawn.

  11. Rhonda Louks

    Dawn, my dear friend. There are no words to say to console the pain you must be feeling, but I am going to try anyways. You got the chance to love and be loved by someone who lite up your life. That is a gift that some people never have the chance at getting. Garry would expect you to keep the world SWEET through the love of your baking. Keep on shaking and baking my friend and my deepest sympathy. XXXOOO

  12. Jenny Smith

    Dawn I am so sorry for your loss !!!!

  13. Melody Gandy

    My prayers are with you Dawn and family. I know how much love you two shared and he will be making a home for you when it is your time, until then stay strong and know you are loved by many.

  14. Debbie Bray-McDole

    Sending my condolences to the entire Bray family for the passing of Gary. I pray that you all take strength and support from each other to get you thru the days and weeks ahead.

  15. Anita Brown

    May God Bless and keep you at this time I love ya

  16. Cyndia Jones

    Dawn I’m so sorry for your loss, I will pray for you and your family.

  17. Dixie Proctor

    So sorry for your loss Dawn. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers

  18. Paul & Joni Hendrix

    Dawn , Your in are prayers .May God be with you and the Bray family in your time of need .Much love

  19. Molly (Fausett) Howe

    So sorry for your loss Dawn.

  20. Sheryl Nikpoor

    Dear Dawn, keeping you in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Hugs

  21. Darlene Howe

    Dawn I’m so sorry for your loss.

  22. Donnie and Debbie Baker

    We are very sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace and comfort during this sad time.

  23. Byron Jacobs

    Thoughts and prayers are with you. Sorry for your loss. May God give you strength and peace in this difficult time.

  24. teresa leach

    Dawn, just to let you know I am thinking of you today as I will not be able to make it due to work. Stay strong during this difficult time. Hugs to you!

  25. Dixie Rees

    Thinking of you at this sad time. God bless you.

  26. Cindy McKinniss

    Dawn I am so sorry for your loss. I was unable to make it to the funeral home but know that my thoughts & prayers are with you. May God grant you peace & strentgth during this difficult time.

  27. Jacque Kauffman

    Dawn, just heard about this. So sorry for your loss. and sorry I didn’t know in time to come to the funeral home last night. You are in my prayers.

  28. Lori Porter McCarty

    Dawn, So sorry for your loss. Was unable to make it to the funeral home. But know you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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