William Jearl Bray age 83, of Burnside, Kentucky passed from this life Thursday, February 20, 2020 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born February 15, 1937 to the late Oscar Bray and Josephine Hargis Bray in Drum, Kentucky. He was of the Baptist faith, he enjoyed going to Church, gardening and working on lawn mowers.

William was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Roger Dale Bray, Jimmy Wayne Bray; sister, Betty Jane Bray.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife, Eleanore; brothers, Wesley Bray (Valorie) of Garrett County; Ronnie Lee Bray of Somerset; sisters, Kathy Gibson (Ricky) of Somerset; Vona Stewart (Bobby) of Somerset; Wanda Ridner of Somerset; Linda Acton of Somerset; Bonnie Lou Davis of Garrett County; Peggy Ellen Simpson (Ernie) of Colo, Ky; Donnie Burton of Somerset.

Visitation will be held Monday, February 24, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home with a funeral service to begin at 2:00 P.M. at the funeral home with bro. Raymond Ridener officiating.

Burial will be in the West Somerset Cemetery.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.