Elton Ray Massey
May 26, 1932 – March 9, 2017
ZEBULON – Elton Ray Massey, 84, died Thursday. He was born in Nash County to the late Thomas “Tommy” Lloyd & Iva Brantley Massey. Elton served in the National Guard and owned Massey Plumbing for many years. He was a great husband, father, papa, & friend. Elton loved golf, baseball & softball. He was preceded in death by 9 siblings & 2 half brothers.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Geraldine Hood Massey of the home, children, Michael Elton Massey, Tonya Gail Massey, siblings, Thomas Gerald Massey, Genevieve Gill (Ed), all of Zebulon, grandchildren, Nikki Massey, Michael Elton Massey, Jr., & great grandson Brayden.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Union Chapel Baptist Church.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net