ATASCADERO — Gene Bray 77, of Atascadero died on Dec. 9, 2012.
He was born in Shelby County, Texas, in 1935 and moved to California as an infant. He went to grammar school in Oceano and graduated from Arroyo Grande High School. He was a barber in San Luis Obispo for many years. He loved to hunt and fish and left behind many friends in Deer Camp.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Vera Roberts, in 1988 and his son, Jeff, in October.
He is survived by Sally McFarlane; his sons, Pat Bray (Vivan) of Paradise, Mike Bray of Las Vegas and Kelly Bray (Kathy) of Bakersfield; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Cremation has taken place.For the complete article see the 12-12-2012 issue.
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