Funeral services for Karen Bing Ray 60 of Elkhart, will be held 3:00 PM Saturday, January 21, 2017, at Bailey & Foster Chapel with Rev. David Franklin officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Creek Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.
Mrs. Ray passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017, at Baylor University Medical Center Dallas. She was born December 1, 1956 in Hobbs, New Mexico, to Lawrence Denton and Peggy Simpson. She graduated from Gregory Portland High School, worked for Elkhart Middle School and Lakeview Methodist Conference Center for fifteen years, and was a member of Congregational Methodist Church.
Mrs. Ray was preceded in death by parents, first husband Bonner Bing, and son William Bradford Bing. She is survived by her husband Charles G. Ray, sons Elva "Trey" B Bing III and wife Natasha, and Justin Bing and fiancé Shannon Smith, daughter Chelsea Ray, brothers Michael Denton, Patrick Denton, Kevin Denton, and Randall Denton, one grandson Carson John Bing.
Condolence calls will be received from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Friday, January 20, 2017, at Bailey & Foster Palestine.
To view online leave condolences or sign the guest book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 18, 2017