Paul "Ray" Webb, 74

Paul "Ray" Webb, 74, of Wabash, died at 2:20 p.m., Monday, March 8, 2021, at his Wabash home.  He was born on July 20, 1946, in Wabash, to Ottis and Elva (Butcher) Webb.

Ray married Virginia "Jenny" Stephens on Feb. 1, 1969, in Clintwood, Va., she preceded him in death on Aug. 3, 2017. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving two tours in Vietnam. Ray continued on with his military service working as an Air Reserve Technician at Grissom Air Force Base for 24 years until his retirement in 2005. He was a member of Southside Free Will Baptist Church. Ray enjoyed fishing and collecting guns.

He is survived by son, Mark (Stacy) Webb of Fort Wayne; two grandchildren, Mitchell David Webb and Alexandra Rae Webb, both of Fort Wayne; two brothers, Cletus (Bonnie) Webb of Ashland, Ky., and Rick (Rhonda) Webb of Florida.  He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Rev. Venny VanHoose and Pastor Tim Webb officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Friday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is to the Veteran's Administration.

The memorial guest book for Ray may be signed at

Posted on 2021 Mar 10