Retired MSG Ray Metcalf, Sr., 75, of Bunnlevel, NC, passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, July 1, 2021. He was born March 14, 1946 to the late Lola Carver Metcalf and John Metcalf in Madison County, NC.Ray was a US Army Vietnam Veteran who dedicated his life to his country. After retirement, he enjoyed fishing, beekeeping and tending the family farm he created.Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 34 years, AnneMarie Metcalf; daughters, Kathryn Clark and Angela Schmidt; a son, Ray Metcalf Jr. (Beth); brothers, Gerald Metcalf, Boyd Metcalf (Eloise) and Bill Horne; sister, Susie Ricker (Steve); and three grandchildren, Stephen Schmidt, Caroline Metcalf and Jay Jay Clark, Jr.Funeral services in Ray's honor will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 in the chapel of Adcock Funeral Home in Spring Lake, NC. Interment with military honors will follow at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, July 8, 2018 at Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery, Fort Bragg, NC. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.Online condolences may be made to adcockfuneralandcrematory.com.