William Dray obituary in the Free Press Standard, Carrollton, Ohio, Thursday, June 11, 1964.
William Dray, 91, of 67 3rd Street SE, Carrollton, a retired potter, died Thursday in his home after an illness of five weeks.Born September 15, 1872, in Irondale, he was a son of the late Edward and Angeline (Mackey) Dray and had lived in this vicinity the past 54 years.Mr. Dray was married May 28, 1910, to Florence Emma Dray, who died April 20, 1960.He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ here, Washington Hall Grange and the National Brotherhood of Operative Potters. Surviving are three sons,Wilbur and Floyd of Carrollton and Dwight of Ashland, Ohio;two brothers,Vern and Albert, both East Liverpool; a sister, Mrs. Cora Moore of Carrollton;14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.Four sons and one daughter are deceased.Services were Sunday at the Allmon Funeral Home here with Rev. L. T. Holmer officiating.Burial was in Grandview Cemetery, in Carrollton.