Mrs. Ray is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ottis Patton of Murray.
Mr. Ray is the son the the late Mr. and Mrs. O.B. Ray of Murray. He has been preaching for the Fairdealing Church of Christ for the last 15 years. He has served as a minister for churches of Christ in Kentucky, Tennessee and Florida.
They have two daughters, Karyn Kozel of Nashville, Tenn. and Trish Elrod of Searcy, Ark. They have one grandson, Alan Elrod.