Ray Edward Meacher, 85, of Reidsville went to be with the Lord Sunday December 19, 2021 at the Penn Nursing Center. Graveside services will be conducted 2:00 P.M. Wednesday December 22, 2021 at Sharon Baptist Church Cemetery with military rites. A native of Cleveland, OH, he was a son of the late Russel and Dorothy Miller Meacher and had lived in Rockingham County most of his life. He was a retired employee of NC Gas Service and had taught science, biology, and chemistry in Ohio and later at Wentworth High School before working for NC Gas Service. He was a veteran of the US Army and had received a BS Degree in Biochemistry from Ashland University in Ashland, OH. A member of Sharon Baptist Church, he had played Santa at the Pennrose Mall for 18 years. Ray enjoyed wordsearch books, westerns on television, and was a big Star Trek fan. He loved his church family and was preceded in death by a daughter: Darlene Joy Meacher. Survivors include his wife of 47 years: Doris Sapaugh Meacher of the home, a daughter: Teresa Branch and husband Tommy of Reidsville, and his loving canine companion Dexter. The family will see friends 6:00 till 8:00 P.M. Tuesday December 21, 2021 at Citty Funeral Home and at other times will be at the home of Teresa Branch 3030 Iron Works Rd. Reidsville, NC Memorials may be sent to: RCC Foundation, Inc. The Darlene Meacher Memorial Scholarship P.O. Box 38 Wentworth, NC 27375-0038. Citty Funeral Home is assisting the Meacher family, Online condolences may be sent to; www.cittyfh.com.
RCC Foundation, Inc The Darlene Meacher Memorial Scholarship
P.O. Box 156, Wentworth NC 27375