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Lufkin entrepreneur, owner of Ray's Drive-In dies

LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - The owner of two long-time popular Lufkin restaurants has died.

Jerry Dale Ray was 64.

According to spokeswoman Yana Ogletree, Ray died at 10:12 p.m. at Memorial Hospital in Lufkin.

Ray owned Ray's Drive-In on Timberland Drive and Ray's Drive-In West on South John Redditt Drive.

Justice of the Peace Billy Ball pronounced Ray dead. He said Ray suffered a gunshot wound, and an autopsy and toxicology report has been ordered to determine the exact cause of death and whether it may have been self-inflicted.

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