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Ray Ovid Ashcraft

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Martin County, Indiana, USA
Death: January 16, 2005 (89)
Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
Place of Burial: Cresthaven Memory Gardens Cemetery, Bedford, Lawrence County, Indiana USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Roy Ovid Ashcraft and Harriett "Hattie" <Henrietta> Louise Priest, m1915
Husband of Ruby Ashcraft
Father of James Dean Ashcraft; Janet Kay Davis and Private
Brother of Leroy or Denny Leroy Ashcraft; ---- Ashcraft, (1914-); Ralph Embers Ashcraft and Rex Delman Ashcraft
Half brother of Beulah Mae Howell; Eulah Elaine Hord; Private; Private; Private and 10 others

Managed by: Judith "Judi" Elaine (McKee) Burns
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About Ray Ovid Ashcraft

Year: 1920; Census Place: McCameron, Martin, Indiana; Roll: T625_442; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 456

  • Name: Ray Carr [Ashcraft] [Roy Carr]
  • Age: 4
  • Birth Year: abt 1916
  • Birthplace: Indiana
  • Home in 1920: McCameron, Martin, Indiana
  • House Number: Farm
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Relation to Head of House: Grandson
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Father's Birthplace: Indiana
  • Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
  • Able to Speak English: Yes
  • Neighbors: View others on page
  • Household Members: Name Age
  • Nathan Carr 61
  • Etta Carr 54
  • Nathan Carr 12
  • Roy Carr [Ashcraft] 5
  • Ray Carr [Ashcraft] 4
Year: 1930; Census Place: McCameron, Martin, Indiana; Roll: 618; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0008;

* Name: Ray Ashcraft[ Bay Ashcraft]

  • Birth Year: abt 1915
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: White
  • Birthplace: Indiana
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Relation to Head of House: Grandson
  • Home in 1930: McCameron, Martin, Indiana
  • Map of Home: View Map
  • Dwelling Number: 88
  • Family Number: 88
  • Attended School: Yes
  • Able to Read and Write: Yes
  • Father's Birthplace: Indiana
  • Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
  • Able to Speak English: Yes
  • Household Members: Name Age
  • Etta Carr 65
  • Roy Ashcraft 16
  • Ray Ashcraft 15

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011

  • Name: Ray Ashcraft
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: White
  • Age: 89
  • Birth Date: 22 Feb 1915
  • Birth Place: Martin Co, In
  • Death Date: 16 Jan 2005
  • Death Place: Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, USA
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Spouse: Ruby Ashcraft
  • Father: Roy Ashcraft
  • Mother: Hattie Louise Priest
U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

* Name: Ray Ovid Ashcraft[Ray O Ashcraft]

  • SSN: 310050005
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: White
  • Birth Date: 22 Feb 1915
  • Birth Place: Scotland, Indiana
  • Death Date: 16 Jan 2005
  • Father: Roy Ashcraft
  • Mother: Hattie Priest
  • Type of Claim: Original SSN.
  • Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as RAY OVID ASHCRAFT; 20 Jan 2005: Name listed as RAY O ASHCRAFT

Ray Ashcraft of Seymour, IN, died January 16, 2005. He was born February 22, 1915, in Martin County, IN. He was the son of Roy Ashcraft and Hattie Louise Priest.

He married Ruby Bennett on July 2, 1934, and she survives.

Survivors include his wife are one daughter, Sue Eisenmenger of Seymour, IN; seven grandchildren; and several great- grandchildren.

He was preceded in death one son, J. Dean Ashcraft; one daughter, Janet Kaye Davis; and a grandson, Martin Luther Davis.

He retired from Central Foundry Division of GM in Bedford, and he was a veteran of World War II, serving with the U.S. Army. He was a member of U.A.W. Local No. 440 in Bedford and V.F.W. in Seymour. He attended the First Baptist Church in Seymour.

Burial will be in Cresthaven Memory Gardens of Bedford.


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Ray Ovid Ashcraft's Timeline

1915
February 22, 1915
Martin County, Indiana, USA
1935
January 27, 1935
Taylor Twp, Greene county, Indiana
1937
May 27, 1937
Bloomfield Greene county Indiana
2005
January 16, 2005
Age 89
Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
January 16, 2005
Age 89
Cresthaven Memory Gardens Cemetery, Bedford, Lawrence County, Indiana USA