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Ray L. Thompson

July 20, 1926 - June 14, 2017

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Ray Thompson July 20 1926-June 14, 2017 Ray Laverne Thompson July 20, 1926-June 14, 2017Ray Laverne Thompson 90, of Modesto, California, passed away on June 14, 2017 , surrounded by his loving family.The graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00AM, June 24, 2017 at Lakewood Memorial Park, 900 Santa Fe Avenue, Hughson, California 95326. Ray was born in Benton, Arkansas on July 20, 1926. He was married to Faye Thompson on June 16, 1944; they were married 72 years. Ray worked as a real estate salesman for many years. He also worked part time...

Ray Thompson July 20 1926-June 14, 2017 Ray Laverne Thompson July 20, 1926-June 14, 2017Ray Laverne Thompson 90, of Modesto, California, passed away on June 14, 2017 , surrounded by his loving family.The graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00AM, June 24, 2017 at Lakewood Memorial Park, 900 Santa Fe Avenue, Hughson, California 95326. Ray was born in Benton, Arkansas on July 20, 1926. He was married to Faye Thompson on June 16, 1944; they were married 72 years. Ray worked as a real estate salesman for many years. He also worked part time maintaining radio repeater sites on Mt. Oso. His greatest passion was hunting on top of his beloved Mt. Oso. In his younger days he enjoyed water and snow skiing. He also enjoyed spending time with his many grand and great grandchildren. Ray is survived by his daughters Sharon Wilson and Gail Cope and husband Danny Cope, 6 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and 3 great, great grandchildren.Ray is preceded in death by his spouse Hazel Faye Thompson, his mother Edna Thompson and his father Lester Thompson.