Updated: December 16, 2013 - 6:22 p.m.
There have been several false reports of Ray Price's passing. Unfortunately, this is not one of them. As per Janie Price, Ray Price's wife, "Ray left for heaven at 4:43 p.m. central time. He went in perfect peace. Details to follow. Ray's body will be received at Restland Funeral Home in Dallas." The family is thankful for all the prayers and support.
December 12, 2013
During a Press Conference the other day, it was announced that Ray Price was released from the hospital in Tyler, Texas to spend his last days on this earth surrounded by the things he loves in the comfort of his home. He is being tended to by hospice care.
Janie Price, Ray's wife made a statement, she said "Ray is alert and aware of his surroundings and making decision. With God's blessing he has not had extreme pain. But it's with great sadness that I announce to you today that my beloved husband has entered the final stages of his cancer that he has battled for 25 months. Anyone who knows Ray is aware that he has strong convictions and great faith in God. It's his decision to leave the hospital and return home to spend his final days on his beloved ranch surrounded by the comfort of his home, family and friends."
Ray has left a final message loving message to his fans, "I love my fans and have devoted my life to reaching out to them. I appreciate their support all these years and I hope I haven't let them down. I am at peace. I love Jesus. I'm going to be just fine. Don't worry about me. I'll see you again one day."