Rev. Donald “Ray” Shoun Jr., 56, of Morristown, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021 at his home.

Ray enjoyed attending church at Deliverance Temple in Morristown, and most recently at First Love Church of God in White Pine.

Ray was preceded in death by his father, Don Shoun; mother, Shirley Shoun; and his wife, the love of his life, Becky Shoun.

He is survived by his daughters, Danielle (David) Collins and Amanda (Grant) Kite; grandchildren, Dawson and Sierra Seneker, Logan Seals, Taylor Collins, Madison Kite, Skyler and Joanna Milloway; great-grandchild, Eli Choe; sister, Tami Roper; nieces and nephews, Aleshia Bowers, Tyler Burton, Michael Roper Jr., Hannah Castillo, Sarah Stanton and Jalen Short; and his best friend, Larry “Lonesome” Burgin.

The family will receive friends 5 – 7 p.m., Wednesday, September 29 at Mayes Mortuary. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. with Preacher Aaron Grey and Preacher Larry Burgin officiating. Friends and family will gather 2 p.m., Thursday, September 30 in Courtney Cemetery for a graveside service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Love Church of God, 1188 TN-113, White Pine, TN 37890.

Arrangements by:

Mayes Mortuary

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