Rev. Billy Ray Self, age 88, of Asheboro passed away on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at Clapp's Convalescent Nursing Home.
Rev. Self was born in High Point on April 6, 1934 to Berry and Lou Mae Inman Self. Billy retired from Myrtle Desk Company in High Point after 35 years of service and was the pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Asheboro for 20 years. He formerly owned and operated a chicken farm with his wife Nancy. Billy was a member and former Interim Pastor of Glenola Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, Billy was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years and the mother of his children, Nancy Lillie Stiles Self.
He is survived by his daughters, Vickie Trotter (Gary) of Sophia and Sheila Brown (Perry) of Mallory, WV; sons, Mike Self (Sandy) of Archdale and Steven Self (Sandy) of Little Rock, AR; grandchildren, Rebecca Bouffard, Elizabeth Pickard, Ryan Self, Brandon Self, Adam Self, Casey McDaniel, Chad Self, Travis Trotter, Jessica Cain, and Jacob Brown; 19 great grandchildren; and brother, Ronald Self (Pat) of Sophia.
The family will receive friends on Friday, July 8, 2022 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue in Asheboro. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2022 at 2:00 pm at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Perry Brown officiating. Burial will follow in the Glenola Baptist Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Ronald McDonald House, 419 S. Hawthorne Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.