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Ray Booker

Born: Mon., Sep. 22, 1930
Died: Tue., Dec. 16, 2014


Visitation

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Dec. 18, 2014
Location: Living Word Assembly of God


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Dec. 18, 2014
Location: Living Word Assembly of God


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Ray Booker age 84 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at his home.  Ray was born on September 22, 1930 in Cumberland County, Kentucky to the late Caleb and Eula Melton Booher.  He was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving two tours of duty in the Korean War and two tours of duty in the Vietnam War, while with the 7th Calvary. He served his country in the U.S. Army for 23 years.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two children, Rae Ann Booker and Kenneth Lee Booker, two brothers, Leon Booher, and Eugene Booher, one grandchild, and two great granddaughters.

Survivors Include:
His Wife- Evelyn Booker of Burkesville, KY
Three Children- Charles Booker of Madison, IN, Eula Butler of Vevay, Indiana, and Alice Powell of Madison, Indiana
Two Sisters- Patsy and Elaine
5 Grandchildren, 2 Step Grandchild, 14 Great Grandchildren

Funeral Service:
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at Living Word Assembly of God, 173 Living Word Drive, Burkesville, KY with Bro. Dana Coverstone officiating. Burial to follow in Mill Springs National Cemetery with military honors.  Family requests visitation on Thursday, December 18, 2014 from 9:00 A.M. until service time at 11:00 A.M. at Living Word Assembly of God.
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, Burkesville, KY in charge of funeral arrangements.

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Katrina Graves
   Posted Wed December 17, 2014
So sorry to hear of Mr. Bookers passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. From staff of Bills Tax Service.

Eugene Caleb Booher
   Posted Wed December 17, 2014
Remembering my Uncle Raymond as a hard working man. Sorry to hear he's gone. My Dad's brother inspired me to drive a truck an still doing that 13years later R.I.P

Christie Claywell
   Posted Thu December 18, 2014
So sorry to hear of the passing of Mr Ray Booker, we didn't know him personally but I had talked to Ms Evelyn a few times since we moved into the neighborhood, our prayers will be with the family during this very difficult time.
With our deepest sympathy
David & Christie Claywell and Family

Don Shacklette
   Posted Fri December 19, 2014
Deepest sympathy to Ray's family.
We enjoyed knowing Ray through our association at
Mercer Transportation. Rest In Peace Ray.

lonnie and emma bertram
   Posted Fri December 19, 2014
Ray was a great friend, ran many a mile with him ..also visited each other in our homes, God Bless the family ,R.I.P.my Friend..