Geneva Ray Massey, age 91, of Grapevine, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018.


Born at Grapevine on January 23, 1927, she was a daughter of the late John Floyd Ray and Onie Seymore Ray, She grew up in Grapevine and Donaldson, AR. Mrs. Massey had lived in California, Washington State, and Oregon for several years. She moved back to Grapevine in 1959.


Primarily a homemaker, she also worked for several years at Hudson Pulp and Paper Company.


Mrs. Massey was a member of Sardis Missionary Baptist Church at Grapevine.


She married Everett Massey on August 6, 1960, and he preceded her in death on July 27, 1999. She was also predeceased by a son-in-law, Richard Powers; two brothers, Robert Ray and Lecoy Ray; a sister, Freddia Ball.


Survivors include her son, James Reynolds and wife Vicki and their six children; her daughter, Jo Ann Powers and her two children; 21 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Floyd Ray, Jr. and Elvis Ray.


Visitation will be Thursday, December 6, 2018, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at Sardis Missionary Baptist Church. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Kendall Marshall officiating. Burial will follow in Davis Cemetery by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services of Pine Bluff.


Online condolences: FullerFunerals.com


Beatrice McBride


Mrs. Beatrice McBride, 91 passed Tuesday, December 4, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.