Ray Allen Bebee, 51, of Orange, died Monday, January 14, 2008, at Baptist Hospital in Orange.

     Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 18th, at First United Pentecostal Church in Orange.  Officiating will be Reverend Gary Wheeler, Reverend Don Holston and Reverend Marvin Stovall.

     Burial will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery in West Orange.

     Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the church.

     Born in Orange on July 19, 1956, Ray was the son of Thomas J. and Bobbie (Holston) Bebee.  He was a 1974 graduate of Lutcher Stark High School, a member of the American Pool Players Association and was a pipefitter and supervisor with Brown and Root.

     Preceded in death by his father, Thomas J. Bebee; grandfather, C.O. Holston; and grandparents, Joseph and Annie Bebee, Ray is survived by his wife, Lana Holbrook; mother, Bobbie Bebee; grandmother, Hazel Holston; and stepchildren, Logan and Lindsey Holbrook, all of Orange.   

     Also surviving are his sisters and brothers-in-law, Rita and Marvin Stovall of Cleveland, Cheryl and Gary Vaughan, Sr. of Sachse; brothers, Kenneth Bebee of Gilmer, Timothy Bebee of Orange; brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Sheila Bebee of Many, Louisiana; and numerous nieces and nephews.