Ray was born on 15 JAN 1919, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.
He died on 16 APR 1997. The place is not known.
His wife was Annabell Gibbons, who he married in Jay, Oklahoma. The date has not been found. Their four known children were Patricia (?-?), Jimmy Ray (?-?), Bobby Lewis (?-?) and Larry Joe (1954-?).
|Birth||15 JAN 1919|
|Death||16 APR 1997|
Served in Germany in World War II (in Battle of Bulge, per his granddaughter, Jennifer Woods
"Ray was one of fourteen children born to Charles Washington Woods (son of William Howard Wood and Charlotte Fields Wood) and Sarah Pitts (daughter of George Washington Pitts and Martha Allred Pitts) on January 15, 1919 in Jay, Oklahoma. He married his sweetheart, Annabell Gibbons, who was also from Jay, and the couple had 4 children together. Ray proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II in Germany, where he fought in the Battle of the Bulge. Ray was a very hard-working and dedicated husband and father, owning his own construction business in the Tulsa area. He died on April 16, 1997, and will be fondly remembered by family and friends."