Mrs. Donna Crenshaw Ray — 1960-2019

Published 3:50 pm Thursday, March 28, 2019

VALLEY — Mrs. Donna Crenshaw Ray, 58, of Valley passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at the EAMC-Lanier Hospital in Valley.

Mrs. Ray was born on August 28, 1960, in Odessa, Texas, to the late Donald Crenshaw and the late Shirley Moncus Nelson.  She was also preceded in death by her brother-­in-­law, Gary Garrett.

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She was a member of the Fairfax United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Ray was a lady who had unconditional love for her family. She loved her grandchildren and enjoyed watching them play sports.  She loved her dogs and her pet squirrel.

She is survived by her husband, Branon Ray; son, Damien Lowery; stepchildren, Casey (Kimberly) Ray, Adam Ray, Daniel Ray, Tricia (Johnny) Waldrop; siblings, Debra (Thomas) Hudson, Linda (Randy) Whitehead, Connie (Mike) Yates, Wayne (Rhonda) Crenshaw, and grandchildren Ryland, Ryder, and Alex Lowery.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at 1 p.m. EDT at the Johnson Brown­-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley with interment following in Johnson Memorial Gardens.  The Reverend Melisa Saccucci and the Reverend Rusty Letson officiating.  Her family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. EDT.

Please visit her Memorial Tribute page at to leave a condolence for her family, share a memory of Mrs. Ray, or to light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

Johnson Brown­-Service Funeral Home of Valley is directing.