Thomas Albert Ray, Jr. passed away on August 26, 2011 in Bonham. He was born on July 7, 1921, the son of Thomas and Betty Ray in Klondike, Texas. Thomas is survived by his wife, Elna Ann Ray. Thomas joined the United States Navy and served his country during WWII as a Radioman. He received the Distinguished 1st Class Flying Cross and Gold Star. Thomas was a rancher and farmer, having retired from LTV as an A&P mechanic. His services are pending at this time.