December 30, 2010
Monday, January 3, 2011 11:00 AM Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Sunday, January 2, 2011 2-4pm
Phyllis “Joann” Ray (Love), 74, of London passed away Thursday, December 30, 2010 in Madison County Hospital, London.
She was born March 8, 1936 in Mechanicsburg, Ohio, the daughter of Rollie and Monnie (Gibson) Love.
Joann is survived by her daughters, Brenda S. Peoples of London, Sharon Reynolds of London, Lori Savage of Columbus, Michelle Stroud of London; sons, Jerry Allen (Beverly) Ray of South Vienna, Jackie Lee (Pam) Ray of London and Tommy E. Ray of London; sister, Mary Keefe of California; brothers, John Love of London, Roger Love of Hillsboro; 17 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and numerous nieces & nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Jack “Bug” Ray; granddaughter, Ashley Stroud; brothers Earl, Ray, William, Robert and James Love; sisters, Ethel (Philip) Miller and Elizabeth Ann Love.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, January 2, 2011 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Mechanicsburg. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 3, 2011 in the funeral home with Pastor Linden Good officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.