Michael W. McCray

  • Michael W. McCray
    Michael W. McCray

Mr. Michael W. McCray, 60, of Hayesville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. 

Mr. McCray was born Jan. 18, 1959 in Murphy, N.C. to the late Theron McCray and Ellavee Canup McCray. He was a member of Fires Creek Baptist Church.

He enjoyed working outside and loved spoiling on his pet bird 'Baby.' 

Mr. McCray was preceded in death by his sister, Gladys Ware; brothers, Clifton, Roy and Ronald McCray.

Survivors include his wife, Anna M. McCray; sisters, Arthel Davis, Clara Davis, Helen Oliver, Anna Lou Ware and Betty Carter; brothers, Everett and Ralph McCray.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct.20 at the Fires Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Dallas Crowder and Pastor Dennis Ash officiating. Music was provided by Matthew Roach, Johnny and Joan Roach, Cordel Lands and Bronson Kirby. 

Interment followed in the Fires Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jessie, Dewayne and Derick McCray, Greg Carter and Bob and Barrett Davis. Honorary pallbearers were Ray Ware, Rex Davis, Tony Lands and Benny Kirby.

Arrangements entrusted to the Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy: www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.