Born Saturday, November 10, 1945
Died Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Everett Lee Ray, 74, was born November 10, 1945 to Maurice Everett Ray and Bessie Micco Bushyhead in Sallisaw, Oklahoma. He passed away on January 7, 2020 in Muskogee, OK. Everett was a long time resident of Muskogee. After school, he spent some time in the Army. He later spent his life working as a pop salesman/merchandiser and as a truck driver, from which he retired. He most enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. His hobby consisted of buying and selling vehicles. Everett was a great man that would help anyone no matter what. He was a loving father and friend. He was known and loved by many. He will be greatly missed.
Everett was preceeded in death by his parents Maurice Everett Ray and Bessie Micco Bushyhead, his wife Alice Ray, and his son Maurice Ray. Everett is survived by his daughter Brandi Ray and grandson Brandon Ray of Okemah, OK; his daughter Lorinda Driskill, grandson Scott Miller, and granddaughter Gracie Driskill of Muskogee, OK; his son Roger Taylor of Muskogee, OK; and his dog Buddie. Everett was the youngest of 18 children. He is survived by one sister, Lolita Pettit of Tahlequah, OK; along with many other family members and special friends that will miss him dearly.
A celebration of Everett’s life will be scheduled at a later time.