Ray Naile, 75, of Steeleville, IL, passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born on December 19, 1941 in East St. Louis, IL, the son of the late Ralph and Ida Mae (Townley) Naile. Ray proudly served in the United States Navy during Vietnam and the Cuban Missile Crisis. He later went on to work for a Phoenix newspaper company as a pressman. Ray was a member of the Local M58, G.C.I.U., and the First Baptist Church in Cutler, IL.
Ray is survived by his sister, Glenda Colbert of Marion, IL; brother, Gary (Camilla) Naile of Percy, IL; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
Ray is preceded in death by his parents, and one brother-in-law John R. Colbert
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017 at McDaniel & Lee Family Funeral Home in Sparta, IL
Friends may call on Friday from 6 p.m. until the hour of service at the Funeral Home
Memorials may be given to the Randolph County Humane Society