Willard E. Bray, of the Emlyn Community, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Monday, November 25, 2013 at the Williamsburg Health and Rehab Center in Williamsburg, Kentucky. He was 78 years, 1 month and 27 days of age. He was born on September 28, 1935 to the late Egger Buck Bray and Edna Anderson Bray.
He was born and raised in the Gatliff Community. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brothers and sister, Coy Bray, Wayne Bray, Jay Bray, Don Bray, Bill Clyde (Willie) Powers and Doris Williams.
He is survived by his two children, Leslie Fox and her husband Kenny of Williamsburg, Kentucky and Willard Allan Powers and his wife Cassie of Corbin, Kentucky; two stepchildren, David Powers of Williamsburg, Kentucky and Teresa Powers of Oneida, Tennessee; three grandchildren, Tiffany Powers, Matthew Powers and Gabbie Powers; many other step-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Raymond Alsip, Toby Bray, Sue Hill and Grace Gibson; the love of his life, Wanda Powers; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
Visitation will be after 6:00 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 A.M. Sunday, December 1, 2013 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel. He will be laid to rest in the Bray Cemetery on Coalstone.