Funeral services for Arnold Ray Tinney 87 Quitman are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Thursday, Lowe Funeral Home Chapel of the Chimes with Mike Ferguson officiating. Burial will follow in Myrtle Springs Cemetery, Quitman. Family will receive friends 1 hour prior to service time.
Ray was born October 18, 1926 in Winnsboro, TX to Floyd and Ruby Parker Tinney and passed away August 24, 2014 at his residence. He retired after 35 years of service as a clerk for the United States Postal Service. He served his country in the U. S. Army and was a member of the Mineola Church of Christ.
He is preceded in death by this parents, Floyd and Ruby Tinney. Ray is survived by his wife of 66 years, Jean Tinney, Quitman; 1 son, Evan Tinney, Quitman; 4 daughters, Karon Davis and Leah Williams of Fate, TX, Joy Terry, Mesquite, Tx and Leslie Pittman, Fairfield, TX; 1 sister, Doris Hicks, Quitman; 10 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.