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Celebrating the life of

Soundra Ann Griner Ray

Passed away on February 19, 2024

Soundra Ann Griner Ray

Soundra Ann Griner Ray, 73, passed away Monday, February 19, 2024, on Tybee Island.  She was born July 18, 1950, in Savannah, GA to John and Margie Griner.  Sandi worked for the Chatham County Tax Commissioner’s office for over 25 years. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Charlie Ray, III.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Charles R. Ray, Jr., son, Kevin Ray, and daughter, Ashleigh Ray.  Also surviving is her brother, John Griner.

Visitation will be 5:00 until 6:30 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2024, at Fox & Weeks, Islands Chapel.

A Rosary Service will be held at 6:30 p.m.

A Funeral Service will be held Saturday, March 2, 2024, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church.




May the perpetual light shine upon her. God Bless each of you! Love to all. Vicki

- Victoria M McCuen, SAVANNAH, Georgia

May the Lord forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. Rest in peace, Aunt Sandy.

- Jonathan Griner, Madison , Wisconsin

A candle has been lit!

- Jan Holland Ethridge, Alpharetta, Ga

Charlie, so sorry for your loss. Out hearts and prayers are with you all.

- Ben and Melissa Wells , Savannah, Ga

Charlie, we are so sorry for your loss. Sending our prayers to you and the family.

- Rourke / Karesh Family, Savannah, Georgia

Charlie, we were so saddened to see this news. We are so sorry for your loss, and I know you will miss her terribly. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

- Donna Plumbley, Savannah , Ga

Charlie we are so very sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you,Ashleigh and Kevin. Sleep well my friend you will forever be missed.

- Barbara Hirsch, Savannah, GA

Charlie, Carolyn and I were sorry to see that Sandy has away. We always like being around her, she was a hoot. Prayers to you and family and my the Lord be with you.

- Bob White, Greensboro , Ga

Charlie, Ashlee, and Kevin & Family My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Soundra & I talked often and saw each other when I visited Savannah. She was a wonderful person and friend. She is with Charlie and the angels now. I love you Soundra. God bless !!❤️❤️

- Barbara Cope, Midlothian , VA

Charlie, Kathryn and I were surprised to see where Sandy had passed away. Know that you and your family are in our prayers. May God be with you during this time.

- Frank & Kathryn Murray , Pembroke , Georgia

Charley, Sandy is now at rest and looking down and watching over you and the children. May she rest in peace. Tom and Helen Taggart

- Tom and Helen Taggart , Savannah , Georgia

Charlie,Kevin & Ashleigh Ray & family, we are so sorry for the loss of your beautiful wife & mother Sandi Ray. Our heartfelt condolences to y'all. She will be missed. She is at peace now.Sending hugs & love heart Sandi & Chester Nielubowicz

- Sandi & Chester Nielubowicz 'BC62, Isle of Hope, Georgia

Charlie, so sorry to hear of your wife’s passing.

- Tony Field, Saint Simons Is. , Ga

A candle has been lit!

- Vincent Powers , Savannah , Ga

Charlie so sorry for your loss.

- Larry Sims, Richmond d Hill, Georgia

My deepest condolences to all of the Ray family. Such a beautiful lady- inside and out. Prayers being said for all of you.

- Mary Gene Sikes, Savannah , GA

Charlie, Kevin, and Ashleigh, please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss. We were so sorry to hear of Soundra’s passing, as she was such a sweet and beautiful person. You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Sincerely, Kathy and Martin Koncul

- Kathy and Martin Koncul , Savannah , Georgia

Dear Charlie, Kevin, and Ashleigh, I am so very sorry to learn that Soundra has passed away. She was such a sweet, vivacious, lovely person who will be missed by many friends. I am thinking about you all and will keep you in my prayers. She and young Charlie have been reunited, and I know that had to be a glorious reunion. God Bless you all with His comfort and peace. With Love and Sympathy, Jan

- Jan Daniel Crawford, Va. Beach, VA

Words can’t express how sorry I am for your family’s loss. God Bless all of you and carry you through this time. She was such a kind and beautiful light in this world.

- Nadia Leonard , Gulf Breeze, FL

Charlie, Ashlee & Kevin, we were so sorry to hear of the passing of Sandy. We will be praying for the family. May she Rest In Peace!

- Patty & Tom Anglin, Savannah, GA

Charlie, Ashleigh & Kevin, I send you my deepest sympathy and condolences for the loss of Soundra. My memories of Soundra return to our elementary school days, our high school days together, such a pretty, kind person. Her beautiful smile & charming wit were the best, never to be forgotten. May God surround you with peace and comfort now, and in the time ahead.

- Carolyn S. Sheehan, Tybee Island, GA

My heartfelt condolences to Charlie and all the family. I will keep you in my prayers.

- Francesca Rehal, Savannah, Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel