Raymond Ray “Buddie Ray” Gillespie

Raymond Ray “Buddie Ray” Gillespie

Raymond Ray “Buddie Ray” Gillespie, 83,  passed away Aug. 24, 2020. He was born Dec. 8, 1936 in Woodsboro, Texas to the late Raymond William and Frieda Boerm Gillespie. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; his beloved wife, Janis Lee Mills Gillespie; and his siblings, Vernon, Audrey, Tiny, Norman, Bobby and Milton. 

Buddie is survived by his sons, Bradley (Heidi) Gillespie, Bryan (Melissa) Lee Gillespie, Scott Layne Gillespie; daughter, Shelley (Stanley) Gay Tuttle ; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. 

Pallbearers will be Trevor Long, Thomas Long, Jeff Gillespie, Jason Gillespie, Matt Pardue and Tyler Smith. Honorary Pallbearers will be Kenny Worrell, Mike Voss and Eldon Steindorf. 

Services will be held Wednesday Aug. 26, 2020, Moore Funeral Home chapel at 10 a.m. Burial followed at LaRosa Cemetery. 

Services entrusted to Moore Funeral Home, Inc. 402 South Alamo Street, Refugio, Texas 78377, 361-526-4334.

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Sending sincere condolences to Buddie's family. You know he's playing music and singing in his glorified body. RIP Buddie, we love you!

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