Pauline L. Woodall Bray

July 28, 1922July 5, 2012

Pauline L. Bray 89 of Greensburg, IN. passed away Thursday July 5, 2012 at the Morning Breeze Nursing Home Greensburg. She was born July 28, 1922 in Somerset, KY., the daughter of James W. and Bertha A. (Ballard) Woodall. She was a member of the First Baptist Church Greensburg, and a Homemaker. She married James Wilson Bray on March 18, 1939 in Somerset, KY and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include: seven Daughters: Arlene (Jim) Ernstes of Jackson, TN, Margaret (Lafayette) May of Greenwood, IN, Lucille (Al) Bowling of Florence, KY, Carolyn (Dick) Hoffman of Denver, CO, Sandy Jones of Greensburg, IN, Dian (Sam) Young of Lebanon, IN, and Linda (Dave) Hellmich of Greensburg, IN; seven Sons: Onvie (Betty) Bray of Bloomington, IN, Ray (Kay) Bray of Cincinnati, OH, Larry Bray of Greensburg, IN, Earl (Donna) Bray of Wyoming, James (Marita) Bray of Honolulu, HI, Kenny (Cindy) Bray of Hamilton, OH, and Don Bray of Navarra, FL.; two Sisters: Nannie (Richard) Sparks and Iva Wessler both of Indianapolis, IN. She is also survived by 34 Grandchildren 48 Great Grandchildren and 6 Great Great Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Husband James, Five sisters, Two Brothers, Two Grandchildren and One Great Grandchild.

Friends may call at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home 110 E. North Street, Greensburg, IN., 47240 on Sunday July 8, 2012 from 1:00 until time of service 4:00 pm. Additional funeral service will be held at the Eden Baptist Church in Somerset, KY, on Monday July 9, 2012 at 2:00 pm with burial in the Eden Cemetery.

In Lieu of Flowers the family request that memorial contributions be made to the Evan Allen Snyder Fund. Evan Allen was the Great Grandson of Pauline Bray. This fund provides Monetary support to families during the loss of a newborn; such as new clothing, help with burial expenses and other various accrued expenses at that time. The Evan Allen Snyder Fund is set up at: Baptist Hospital East Foundation, attn: Karen Lamberton RN, 4000 Kiesge Way, Louisville, KY. 40207. Evan Allen was born and passed away in 1993 at Baptist Hospital East. Online condolences may be made to the family at


  • Visitation Sunday, July 8, 2012
  • Funeral Service Sunday, July 8, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, July 9, 2012

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Wilbur & Betty Hamblin

July 9, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers are with Aunt Pauline Bray's family, we will miss her sweet smile and caring ways always. We were so happy to be able to see all of Aunt Pauline's family at the viewing & our thoughts are with all of you today in Somerset, KY. She will live on in all of our hearts always ~

Darlene George

July 9, 2012

Dearest Bray Family, I send each of you my deepest sympany for the loss of your Mother, Grandmother, Great-grandmother. I think of so many fun times with my Aunt Pauline. One of my favorite is sitting on her front porch with her, learning to break green beans. I always think of her when I do this and it's a job I have learned that I really like. My thoughts and prayers are with each and every one of you!! Wish I could have been there for you! Sincerely, Darlene and Don George and family

dan and lindsay william and abby jones

July 8, 2012

larry, amy, colleen, and evan our thoughts and prayers are with you


July 8, 2012


greg and stacy kulpinski

July 8, 2012

Larry, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

amy bray huweart

July 8, 2012

grandma i love you and always will. my memories are deep and happy ones. you will be missed greatly but your lessons will live on forever. see you soon grandma.