Dale Parker Ray, 59, of Parksley, passed away on October 26, 2017 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury.

Born on May 12, 1958 in Wilmington, DE, he was the son of Evelyn Hinman Ray. Dale worked as a Brick Mason for many years.

He is survived by his mother, Evelyn, and numerous friends.

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, October 29th at 2:00 PM from the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley with Alan Layman officiating. Interment will follow in the Liberty Cemetery.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 156, Parksley, VA 23421 or the Eastern Shore Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ESCADV), P.O. Box 3, Onancock, VA 23417.

To sign the guest book online, visit: www.thorntonfuneralhome.net.

Arrangements are by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley.