Ray Dell Pryor, 58, died Saturday, April 26, 2014, at his home in Chico.
Graveside service is 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at Bethel Cemetery in Decatur with Pastor Louis Horton officiating.
Pallbearers are Larry Pryor, Gary Pryor, Rocky Pryor, Thomas Largent, Joey Brown and Kenny Pryor. Burial is under the direction of the Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
Ray was born June 2, 1955, in Dallas to Kaleta Mae (Simpson) and H.O. Pryor. He was a heavy equipment operator for Hanson Aggregates for 34 years, and he loved rebuilding old cars, going to gamble at casinos and taking care of his yard.
Ray is survived by his wife of 17 years, Debora Kinsey Pryor; daughter Susan Dooling; stepchildren Dena Lee, Sarena Pinneke and husband, Mark, and Amanda and Thomas Largent; his parents; brothers Gary, Larry and Rocky Pryor; sisters Barbara Cansler, Charlotte King and Susan Wall; former wife Cathy Lacey; granddaughter Ashlee Dooling; stepgrandchildren Jacob Lee, Paul Pinneke, Kayden Pinneke, Monica King and Riley Pinneke; numerous nieces and nephews; and his loving dogs, Peanut and Sassy.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents and brothers Tommy Wayne Pryor and Jerry Dell Pryor.