2015-06-24 / Obituaries


Mr. Alan Ray Heard, age 54, of Colquitt died Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at his residence.

A memorial service was held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 12, at Colquitt United Methodist with Rev. Rebecca Duke-Barton and Rev. Cory Thomas officiating.

Ray was born on June 19, 1960, in Albany. He was a 1978 graduate of Miller County High School and was self-employed as a farmer for many years. Mr. Heard also worked with Heard Sprigging Service.

Mr. Heard was a member of Harmony United Methodist Church and later became a member of Colquitt United Methodist Church.

Ray Heard leaves wonderful memories to be cherished by his son, Zachary Heard of Donalsonville; his mother, Earnestine Jones Heard of Colquitt; one sister, Angela (Larry) King of Colquitt; two nieces, Jessica (Daniel) Tinney of Albany and Jordie King of LaGrange.

Mr. Heard was preceded in death y his father, Raymond Roy Heard.

Colquitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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