Claude Ray “Jay” Foutty, II

Jay Ray Foutty, 66, of Parkersburg, died on Aug. 12, 2014, at his home in Sarasota, Fla., surrounded by family, and with his wife by his side.

Jay was preceded in death by his parents, Claude Ray and Virginia Foutty of Parkersburg. He is survived by wife, Kathy Farley Foutty, and his children, Kelly Farley McKenna (Patrick) of Sarasota, Fla., Kristy Farley Page (Mitch) of Carmel, Ind., Buzzy Foutty of California, and Jason Dunn (Rachael) of Marietta; and many grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at River of Live Church, 200 Franklin St., Marietta, Ohio. Family will receive friends one hour before the service. Family and friends are invited to gather at the VFW Post 5108, Marietta Ohio, following the service to celebrate his life.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Resurrection House, Resource for the Homeless Veterans, P.O. Box 398, Sarasota, FL 34230. Jay spent innumerable hours daily with this organization helping the homeless veterans of Sarasota.