Dorothy Ann Brewer Pickering Ray, 66, 500 E Mountain View
Drive, Johnson City, Washington Co TN, died Monday, July
23, 2007, at the Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson
Mrs. Ray was a Bristol, VA, native and had lived most of
her life in Washington Co TN.
She was a daughter of Mary Ruth Henley McReynolds,
Bristol, TN, and the late James Clifton Brewer.
Her husband, Clyde J. Ray and her stepfather, Troy
McReynolds, preceded Mrs. Ray in death.
She was member of the Y Free Will Baptist Church.
Survivors in addition to her mother, include four
daughters, Kimberly Renee Collier, Flag Pond, TN,
Elizabeth Ruth Pierson, Jonesborough, TN, Lola Mae
Proffitt, Fall Branch, TN, and Laurie Pickering Tester,
Jonesborough, TN; one sister, Linda McReynolds, Dublin,
VA; two brothers, James Brewer, Nashville, TN, and Wayne
McReynolds, Winston Salem, NC; one grandson, Joshua Allen
Hartman, Johnson City, TN; two granddaughters, Angel
Latisha Pierson, and Nikki Tester, both of Jonesborough,
TN; special aunt, Dorothy L. Jones, Blountville, TN, and
several nieces and nephews.
The family expresses a special thanks to Mrs. Ray’s
dialysis doctors, Dr. Vermillion, Dr. Spannuth, Dr.
Weigland, Dr. Panus, Dr. Tran and the staff of Fresenius
A funeral service for Mrs. Ray will be conducted at 8 PM
Wednesday, July 25, 2007, from the Morris-Baker Funeral
Home South Chapel. Reverend Glen Hoilman will officiate.
Graveside services will be held at 11 AM Thursday, July
26, 2007, at Roseleawn Memorial Park.
Honorary pallbearers will be Rick Collier, Charles
Pierson, Jr., David Proffitt, Bill Tester and Joshua
Hartman. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the
funeral home at 10:30 AM and travel in procession to the
cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM
Wednesday at the funeral home and at other times at her
residence, 500 E. Mountain View Drive no. 105D.
For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, the family
suggests memorial contributions be made to the National
Kidney Foundation, P.O. Box 1135, Blountville, TN 37617.
Online condolences may be made through
Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001
Oakland Ave, Johnson City, TN 37601 (423-282-1521) is
serving the family.