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Rev. Ray Legge

March 23, 1936 — January 21, 2023

Rev. Albert Ray Legge, age 86, passed away Saturday January 21, 2023 at his home near Sardis, MS.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Monday, January 23, 2023, at Hebron Baptist Church in Sardis, MS. The family will receive friends at 11:00 A.M. prior to the service. Following the service, the interment will at Hebron Cemetery.

Ray was born March 23, 1936 in Sardis, MS to the late Ira Francis and Edna Virginia Hill Legge. He was a retired baptist minister after 54 years of spreading the Good Word of Jesus Christ. Bro. Ray served numerous churches throughout his ministry, having finally retired on his 86th birthday from Pharsalia Baptist Church. Ray enjoyed crappie fishing and raising his garden each year. He was always very generous with his vegetables each year, giving away the majority of each years crop. Most of all, Ray loved each and every one of his entire family with everything he had.

Ray leaves behind his wife of 61 years, Jean Blakely Legge of Sardis, MS, his son, Byron Craig Legge (Joanne) of Sardis, MS; two grandchildren, Mathew Legge (Erin), Ryan Legge (Lea Todd) and two great-grandchildren, Hudson and Harper Legge.

In lieu of flowers, the family ask that memorial contributions be sent to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 97251, Washington, DC 20090-7251.

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Visitation

Monday, January 23, 2023

11:00am - 2:00 pm (Central time)

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Monday, January 23, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

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Interment

Monday, January 23, 2023

Starts at 3:00 pm (Central time)

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