William Ray Silvey, 97, of Texarkana, Ark., died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.
He was born March 8, 1920, in Willisville, Ark. He was a WWII veteran and was a member of Fairview United Methodist Church.
Survivors include: his wife, Sue Silvey; a daughter, Dinah Gutting and husband, Graham; two sons, John Silvey and wife, Melissa, and Rusty Silvey and wife, Mary Ellen of Murfreesboro; also grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation was 1-2 p.m. Monday at Willisville Methodist Church. Graveside services were at 2 p.m. Monday at Willisville Cemetery with the Rev. Phil McClarty and Graham Gutting officiating.