Doyle “Ray’’ Baber

Doyle “Ray’’ Baber, 79, of Brodnax, Va., passed away on July 3, 2017 after a short illness. He was born on May 18, 1938 in Arkansas, and moved to Brodnax in 2005. He is survived by his brother, James Baber and wife Peggy, sister Laveda Young of Arkansas, companion Effie Davis and their beloved pet Classy. He was predeceased by his daughter Janet Gayle and Rebecca Hayes, Effie’s daughter, who was like a daughter to him; several nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.