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Ray Thomas Lancaster

February 28, 1936 May 1, 2019
Ray Thomas Lancaster
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Obituary for Ray Thomas Lancaster

Ray Thomas Lancaster, 83, of the Patetown Community, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville.

Ray was born in Wayne County on February 28, 1936 to the late Zebulon Bryant Lancaster and Aileen Pate Lancaster. He married his sweetheart, Edith Holland, in Dillon, SC on February 4, 1962 and they have lived a beautiful life together for 57 years. Ray was a long-time employee of Cozart Packing Company and later worked with Goldsboro Packing Company. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.

A service to celebrate Ray’s life will be held at the graveside on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in Pikeville Cemetery with Vickie Mozingo officiating. The family will receive friends on Sunday, May 5, 2019 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home.

Ray is survived by his wife, Edith Holland Lancaster; children, Dale R. Lancaster and wife Tammy and Kathy L. Lewis and husband William; grandchildren, Heather L. Jackson and husband Justin, Christopher E. Zieg, Brian E. Lancaster and wife Cassandra, David S. Lancaster, and Amy Z. Wright and husband Joshua; and great-grandchildren, Addison C. Jackson, Mason C. Jackson, Reagan E. Wright and Iris Y. Lancaster. He is also survived by his sisters, Evangeline Grimes, Peggy Rhew, and Joan Kearney and brother, Wade Lancaster.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Alice Ham and brothers, Zebulon Lancaster, Jr., Ralph Lancaster, Clifton Lancaster and Lynn Lancaster.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.


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Visitation

Sunday

5

May

4:00 PM 5/5/2019 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 5/5/2019 6:00:00 PM
Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service

1300 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1300 Wayne Memorial Drive Goldsboro 27534 NC
United States

Graveside Service

Monday

6

May

10:00 AM 5/6/2019 10:00:00 AM
Pikeville Cemetery

Mount Carmel Church Road
Pikeville, NC 27863

Pikeville Cemetery
Mount Carmel Church Road Pikeville 27863 NC
United States

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Pikeville Cemetery Final Resting Place

Mount Carmel Church Road
Pikeville, NC 27863

Mount Carmel Church Road Pikeville 27863 NC
United States
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