Jeanne Marie Ray, 69, of Piketon, Ohio, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018, at home. She was born on November 9, 1949, in Mansfield, Ohio, daughter of the late Guy Simmons and Margie Depue Simmons of Johnsville, Ohio. On May 1, 1971, she was united in marriage to Gary Nelson Ray who survives. Also surviving are two sons, Philip Ray of Port William, Ohio, and Jon Ray and wife Amy of Waverly, Ohio; four grandchildren, Alyson Ray, Drake Ray, Abigail Ray and Krew Ray, and two sisters, Patty Scott of Johnsville, Ohio, and Linda Frazier of Galion, Ohio.
Jeanne was employed by General Electric for 26 years and was a member of Canal Church of Christ in Waverly. She also made quilts for Touching Little Lives.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Botkin Hornback Funeral Home with Zach Guiler, Minister officiating. Burial will follow in Arkoe Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday.