Donald Ray Self


RED BAY, AL – Donald Ray Self, 69, died Monday, July 10, 2017 at the Red Bay Hospital. He was born in Franklin County, Al. and worked at Sunshine Mills for thirty years. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in Vietnam.

Services will be Friday, July 14, 2 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, Al. with Bro. David Corum officiating.  Burial will be in Halltown Cemetery, Vina, Al.  Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, Al. will be in charge of arrangements.

Survivors are his wife – Sue Self, Red Bay, Al.; two sons – Terry Self (Carrie) and Ronald Self, all of Red Bay, Al.; four grandchildren – Dalton Self, Austin Self, Hayden Self and Bentleigh Self; one brother – Elmer Lee Self (Dorothy) Red Bay, Al. and a host of nieces, nephews and in-laws.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lee Self and Bertha Boyd Self, a daughter, Donna Sue Bentley, five brothers and one sister.

Pallbearers will be Michael Self, Brian Self, Sharmon Self, Keith Aters, Jerry Self and Glen Graham.

Visitation will be Thursday, July 13, 6-9 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, Al.