ULYSSES — Everett Bray, 79, of Ulysses, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at Western Prairie Senior Living in Ulysses.

He was born Oct. 27, 1939, in Ashland to Albert Alvin and Anna Jewell (Larrick) Bray.

He grew up in Ashland and graduated from Ashland High School in 1957. He served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in the Philippines.

He married Janice Duncan on Nov. 22, 1965, in Ashland.

He retired as a well tender for Williams Natural Gas.

He is survived by his son, Danny Bray of Amarillo, Texas; and a brother, Harold Bray of Chapman.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Janice, in 2008.

Memorial service will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Country View Baptist Church in Ulysses. Inurnment will follow at Ulysses Cemetery, with military rites by Dexter D. Harbour American Legion Post #79.

Memorial contributions may be given to Everett Bray Memorial Fund, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.