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Zella Ray Vickers

October 14, 1933 April 8, 2019
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Mrs. Zella Ruth Ray Vickers, 85, of Richmond, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019 at Baptist Health - Lexington.
Mrs. Vickers, the daughter of William Russell Ray and Ruth Middleton Ray, was born in Madison County on October 14, 1933. She had worked as a housekeeper and had attended Kings Tabernacle. Her family and her dog, Peanut, were the loves of her life. Many children have known the love she had to show as she babysat them in her home. She was a collector of bells and had accumulated over 400 of them. She was also an Elvis Presley fan and enjoyed working her puzzles.
She united in marriage to John Wesley Vickers and was preceded in death by him in 1972.
Survivors include: her brother: James Russell Ray; five sisters: Anna Marie Carpenter, Virginia Ilene Marshall, Mona & Joe Parker, Mary Louise & Larry Rison and Pauline & Gene Kelly; her nieces and nephews and all the children she has babysat throughout the years.
Mrs. Vickers was also preceded in death by two brothers: Sam Wilson Ray and William Moss Ray Estes and her sister: Margaret Brock.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 PM Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Greg King officiating. Burial will follow in Flatwoods Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5:00 – 8:00 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Charles “PeeWee” Brock, Shawn Brock, Jeremy Young, John Young , Brandon Moore, David Ray and Antoine Garrett.


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Visitation

Wednesday

10

Apr

5:00 PM 4/10/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 4/10/2019 8:00:00 PM
Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home

328 W. Main St
Richmond, KY 40475

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home
328 W. Main St Richmond 40475 KY
United States

Service

Thursday

11

Apr

2:00 PM 4/11/2019 2:00:00 PM
Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home

328 W. Main St
Richmond, KY 40475

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home
328 W. Main St Richmond 40475 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Flatwoods Cemetery Final Resting Place

263 College Hill Rd.
Waco, KY 40385

263 College Hill Rd. Waco 40385 KY
United States
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