Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Betty Ann Miles Bray
May 29, 1936 - May 02, 2017
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Person County, NC
Thursday May 04, 2017, 1:30-3 PM
Theresa Baptist Church
3919 Chub Lake Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
Thursday May 04, 2017, 3 PM
Church Service
Theresa Baptist Church
3919 Chub Lake Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
Betty Ann Miles Bray, 80, passed away on 5/2/2017 at Duke Medical Pavilion. She was born in Person County on May 29, 1936 to the late Henderson Miles and Laura Green Miles. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Jimmy Love Bray, her brothers Tommy Miles and Levon Miles and sisters Barbara Miles Taylor and Linda Miles Brady.

Betty served 30 years with the Person County School Systems working as a bus driver, librarian and teacher's assistant for Bethel Hill Elementary and South Elementary. She was a member of Theresa Baptist Church.

Betty accomplished many things during her life, but the greatest joy was her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was skilled with crafting and her works are displayed throughout her children’s homes. Her love for flowers always surrounded her home with beauty and color.

She is survived by two sons, Steve Bray (Mickie), and Perry Bray (Carole); four daughters, Ann Bray Turner (Marshall), Susan Bray Long (Tracey), Tammy Bray (Randy Bowes) and Donna Bray Marion; nine grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren. Betty is also survived by her sisters, Shirley Truelove (Ken) and Judy Jennings (Rick).

The family wishes to express our sincere appreciation to the Cambridge team of caregivers who have truly been a blessing throughout the last few years. Also, thank you to the many family, neighbors and friends who have visited, sent cards, brought food and most especially lifted up prayers.

Pallbearers will be Billy Bray, Justin Long, Zach Marion, Garrett Whitfield, Andrew Norris, James Wilson, Matt Long, and Jason Robinson.

The service will be at 3PM Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Theresa Baptist Church by the Rev. Herbert Brown and Rev. Judy Jennings. Burial will be at Person Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held 1:30-3PM Thursday, May 4, 2017, prior to the service at the church and other times at the home of Tammy Bray (182 Lucy Garret Road).

Flowers are welcomed or memorials may be made to Theresa Baptist Church, 3919 Chub Lake Rd., Roxboro, NC, 27574.