Mr. Leslie Ray Reynolds, age 45 of Olive Hill, Kentucky , enters into rest Monday, July 26, 2021, at St. Claire Healthcare in Morehead, Kentucky.
He was born June l, 1976 in Rowan County, Kentucky, a son of Talmage and Linda DeBord Reynolds of Olive Hill, Kentucky.
Ray was a 1994 graduate of West Carter High School and currently worked at Bluegrass East Stockyard in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, where he always represented his customers the same, no matter if they had 2 head cattle, or 200 head. He was a life-time farmer and a “Country Vet”, always on call. He loved passing along his love and knowledge of animals to his niece and nephews, who will carry on for him. He enjoyed homegrown Sunday dinners full of love and laughter. Ray’s church was a pine thicket where he prayed and found the Lord. He will continue to influence many people by the life he lived.
He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Edgar and Peachie Middleton Reynolds; and his maternal grandparents, Billy Ray and Mary Easterling DeBord, and his father-in-law Marty Ison.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his loving wife, Robin O’Bryan Reynolds of 23 years, sister, Amy (Brett) Bowling, nephews Nathan and Matthew, and niece Brooklyn Bowling all of Olive Hill, Kentucky; mother-in-law, Kay Ison; brother-in-law, Mark (Kelly) O’Bryan, nephews, Cade and Drew O’Bryan; sister-in-law Kristie (Ray) Warmouth, niece, Kayla Richmond (Jacob Layne) and nephew, Hunter Richmond (Samantha Stevens); sister-in-law, Donna (Steve) Dunlevy, niece Taylor Dunlevy (Justin McFarland), and nephew, Trevor Dunlevy. He also leaves behind many other family members and friends who will sadly mourn his passing.
Funeral services were held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky with Brother Ronnie Easterling, Brother Tim Porter and Brother Bobby Day officiating.
Friends visited from 6:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m. Friday, July 30, 2021 and after 9 a.m. on Saturday until the service hour at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky for Mr. Leslie Ray Reynolds.
Pallbearers: Nathan Bowling, Matthew Bowling, Samuel Stevens, Cade O’Bryan, Drew O’Bryan, and Hunter Richmond.
Honorary Pallbearers: Chandler Easterling, Ethan Easterling, Danny Carroll, Noah McKenzie, Dave Harman, Mark Tackett, Leevon Bear, Paul Clay, Gary Clay and Danny Carroll.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.