1928 — 2020
Tignall, Ga Mr. Rayford "Ray" Gastin, 92 of Tignall entered into rest on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at University Hospital Summerville. Graveside services will be held on Monday, November 23, 2020 at 11 AM at Hillcrest Abbey West, Savannah, GA. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6pm until 8pm at the Beggs Funeral Home in Lincolnton, GA. Mr. Gastin, son of the late Walter and Thelma Thrower Gastin, was born on a farmstead in Newnan, Ga. on July 13, 1928. During his childhood, he lived in Carrollton and graduated from Carrollton High School in 1946. Shortly thereafter, he joined the US Army and was soon sent to Japan and then to Korea during the Korean War. When he...