Patricia Blaine Bray, “Patty” was born in Giles County VA, September 1, 1942. The family, Mother, Grandmother, Aunt, and Patty moved to Newport News when Patty was a baby, and she lived in the Peninsula all her life.
She attended Newport News High School and the College of Hampton Roads. Patty had many trades, she worked at Miller and Rhodes Department Store at the Clinique counter and the Lingerie Department. She was in fashion shows at Newmarket North Mall, She also worked at the shipyard in data processing and at Boulevard cleaners for many years.
Patty met Marvin “Popeye” Bray in 1974, they married in 1985, and he passed away in 2002.
Patty always had a love for animals. She enjoyed looking after peoples pets and was also talented in dog grooming. She always loved going to the mountains in the fall to see the beautiful colors. She has no living family.
She attended Liberty Baptist Church for years. Instead of flowers, it was Patty’s wish that you please consider donating to Liberty Food Pantry.