Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Felix Ray

Felix Caskey Ray, Jr.

October 20, 1921
Winchester, TN

September 4, 1982
Westland, MI

West High School - Nashville (High School)
1941-42 Lipscomb College - Nashville (College)
1942-43 Vanderbilt University (College)
1947-48 Nashville Vols (SPBL)
1948-49 Nashville Vols (SPBL)

Born to Felix and Mary Ray, Felix played basketball first at Lipscomb and later at Vanderbilt. He went into the Army Air Corps as a pilot after the 1942-43 season. After the war, he played basketball with the Nashville Vols for two seasons. He moveed to Columbia, Tennessee to go into business, and in 1968 would move to the suburban Detroit area where he ran a motel and restaurant.

The Tennessean, September 5, 1982


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