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Ray Harrison Jennings

Ray Harrison Jennings, 64, transitioned to be with our heavenly father on January 27th, 2022. He was born in Nashville, Tn. to Reverend William Ray and Pearl Brown Jennings.

Ray grew up in Nashville, Tn. and graduated from Maplewood High School in 1976. After high school he joined the United States’ Army where he served our country for 4 years and received an honorable discharge. After his discharge from the Army, he went on to work factory positions as a tow motor/forklift driver.

Ray had a heart of gold and loved spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed cooking and traveling as well. Ray returned to Nashville in December of last year to be closer to his family, after living in North Carolina for several years.

Ray is survived by his reunited ex-wife Sabrina Caruthers; children, Brandon Jennings of Nashville, Tn, Ray Jennings, Jr. (Jode) of Dallas Tx,., Armand, Angelina, and Andreas  Jennings of Frankfort, Germany, Rienna Tomlin of Cookeville, Tn., and daughter Lemeka Caruthers of Nashville, Tn.; his parents Reverend William and Pearl Jennings; his sisters Lorie Jennings, and Renita Jennings (Walter) Smart, and brother William Ray Jennings, Jr. all of Nashville, Tn.; his 12 grandchildren, nieces, and other relatives.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday February 8th, 2022 at Lee Chapel A.M.E. Church 1200 Dr. D.B. Todd Blvd., Nashville, Tn. at 11am, with a Celebration of Life service to follow at 12noon. Interment will take place at The Veterans Cemetery in Pegram, Tn.  following the Celebration of Life service.

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A candle was lit in memory of Ray Jennings

Harriett Thomas Feb 9 2022 7:30 PM

So sorry 2 hear this! Ray was an enjoyable classmate. Let not your hearts be troubled. Love Deborah Dallas-Morris

Deborah Dallas-Morris Feb 9 2022 12:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ray Jennings

Charest Family Feb 8 2022 12:52 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ray Jennings

Sarah Smith Feb 8 2022 2:49 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ray Jennings

Mr.& Mrs. Milton & Shirley Mcclain Feb 7 2022 5:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ray Jennings

The Robinson Family Feb 5 2022 10:09 AM

My thoughts are with you. May you find strength, courage, and peace in this tough time. Be Strong Brandon Jennings! \"And This Too Shall Pass\"

Monique Robinson Feb 5 2022 10:09 AM