Obituary of Ray Gipson
Ray Gipson, 75, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2022. A native of Frankfort, he was born on January 20, 1947 to the late George and Garnett Lawhorn Gipson. He was a market supervisor for Houchen’s Industries (Sav-A-Lot stores) and a Veteran of the US Army. After he retired, Ray enjoyed training border collies for farm work.
He was survived by his partner of 31 years, Kimberly Maffit, who shared a small farm with him during their years together; his son, Brian Gipson of Frankfort, KY (grandchildren: Kalie Gipson & Joseph Gipson); daughter Beverly Bracey of Frankfort (grandchildren Stephen Curry & Tiffany Curry-great grandchildren: Sophia Johnson, Abby Geddis and Molly Geddis); and brothers, Donald Gipson; David (Debbie) Gipson; and sisters Carolyn Stavely and Julia Riddle. A brother, Gary Lee Gipson and sister, Joe Ann Rasnake preceded him in death.
Graveside Service will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at Peaks Mill Cemetery. Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Rd is in charge of arrangements.