Geneva Alice Benge Ray
Geneva Alice Benge Ray, lovingly known as “Jo”, 95, of Berea, passed away Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Baptist Health Lexington. She was born August 10, 1919, in Jackson County to John Franklin and Grace Sparks Benge, both of whom preceded her in death.
She was the widow of Charles P. Ray, with whom she owned and operated the former Kingston General Merchandise Store and the Charles P. Ray General Merchandise Store at Bobtown for many years. She was also a homemaker and a member of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sons, Harold Rome “Romie” Ray and Charles Darrell Ray, one sister, Inez (more…)