Alvin “Doug” Douglas Ray, 67, of Republic passed away on April 19, 2024, in Springfield. He was born in Franklin County, to Alvin F. Ray and Marlene B. (Ryther) Wall on Dec. 1, 1956.
He graduated from Cuba High School in 1974 and went on to work at Pheko Trucking, then worked for John Deere.
He is survived by his sons, Brad Ray of Sullivan, David (Annah) Ray of Jefferson City, Chase (Haleigh) Ray of Rolla and Chance (Faith) Ray of Rolla; his daughters, Heather (Kelly) Hanson of Republic and Allee Ray of Cuba; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Alvin F. Ray and Marlene B. Wall; and one brother, Gene Ray.
A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
Care and arrangements have been entrusted to Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, DeGraffenreid-Wood Crematory in Springfield.


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