Thomas Ray Grossman was born December 22, 1967 in Macan, Georgia and passed away August 19, 2019 in Houston, Texas at the age of 51. Ray graduated from McArthur High School and was a manager of several Popeyes, around the Houston area, for 26 years. His love and his passion was always his family and being around those he loved. Ray was preceded in death by his father, Woodrow Wilson Grossman Jr; brother, James Alvin Spencer; sister-in-law, Cynthia Cervantes. He is survived by his soul mate of 32 years, Mary Grossman; mother, Mary Marie Grossman; sister, Janice Marie Hays and husband William Keith Hays; nieces, Ashley Hays, Stephanie Vasquez, Roseanne Cervantez, Carly Crawford, Leah Hays, Abagail Robertson, Kaitlyn Vasquez; nephews, Jordan Hays, Kenneth Crawford, Trey LeBlanc, Manuel Lee Cervantez, Bobby Pena and Raymond Martinez; sisters-in-law, Yolanda DeLaportilla and husband Steve, Connie Garza and husband Ruben, Terry Leschuck and husband Scott; brothers-in-law, Manuel Cervantez, Leon Boyd. Visitation will be at Neal Funeral Home on Friday, August 23, 2019 from 5-8pm. The Celebration of Life Service will be in the Neal Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:30am with Pastor Bobby Weatherford officiating. Burial will follow in the Cleveland Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers for the service will be: Manuel Lee Cervantez, Ray Martinez, Bobby Pena, Jimmy Seales, Gus Alva and Franklin Seales.