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Obituary for Ray C Charles

Date of Death: 3/26/2012

Age: 60

Wake Forest NC

Ray Charles Chalk WAKE FOREST Ray Charles Chalk, 60, died Monday, March 26, 2012 at Wake Medical Center. He was born in Wake County son of the late Christine Marcom Chalk and Roger Edward Chalk. He was preceded in death by a son, Brian Heath Chalk and brothers, Roger Wayne and Bobby Lynn Chalk. Ray had been employed by the city of Raleigh as a humane officer. Ray suffered a massive stroke in 2003 and made a miraculous recovery from that. A graveside funeral service will be held 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon March 28, 2012 in the Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. He is survived by his sisters; Judy Byrd and husband, W.C. of Wake Forest, Vicky Yandle and husband, Jeff of Middlesex; nephews and nieces; Chris Byrd, Jamie Ray, Kristin Gurganus and Valerie Johnson; great nephew, Cy Gurganus; great niece Kaylen Ray. Friends may visit with the family from 7:00-8:30 Tuesday evening March 27, 2012 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center 405 South Main St. Wake Forest, NC 27587, (919) 556-5811