Address: Lula, Georgia
Date of Death: Friday, March 21, 2014
Arrangements: Memorial Park Funeral Home and Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Gertrude Ray Stone, age 85 of Lula, GA passed away on March 21, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Stone was born December 21, 1928 in Bald Creek, North Carolina to the late Frank Ray and Ruth Ray. She was retired from Milliken where she worked in the weave room. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Allen Stone; sisters, Mary Frank Self, Atlas Pressley, Edith Ray, and Lucille Powell and her brother, Walter Ray.
Mrs. Stone is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Janet and Farrell Ramsey of Mountain Home, Idaho; son and daughter-in-law, Johnny and Linda Stone of Lula, Georgia; granddaughters and their husbands: Denise and James Shockley, Elicia and Glen Massengill, Tiffany and Chris Crowe, Shannon and Mike Gelalia and granddaughter, Danielle Ramsey. In addition, she is survived by five great-grandchildren: Allen, Cassida, and Kaytlin Shockley, Savannah Crowe, and Cooper Massengill. Mrs. Stone leaves behind three sisters: Billie Joyce Parham, Joncilee Davis and Elsie Gay Huff and brothers: Bobbie Ray and Addison Ray.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 4 until 8 p.m. at Memorial Park Funeral Home in Gainesville, Georgia. She will have an additional visitation on Monday, March 24, 2014 from 6 until 9 p.m. in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Lower Ray Cemetery on Possum Trot Road. Reverend Johnny Stone will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Hall County Hospice in Georgia.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504 and Yancey Funeral Service are in charge of arrangements.