Ray Trivitt passed away July 26, 2020. Ray was born to Author and Dessie Trivitt in Carlsbad in 1940. He worked in the oilfield many years then went to work at the potash mines. He married Patricia Trivitt on April 26, 2015. Ray loved his family very much. He was a very caring man. He loved hunting and fishing. He was known for his smile and his laughter.
Ray was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Trivitt; daughters: Debra Eakin, Lynda Butler and Sherry Rutledge; son, Cliff Shannon; grandchildren: Mary Jean Auld-Gunther and Riley Rutledge. Survivors are his wife, Patricia Trivitt; children: Cindy Trivitt, Mary King (Fred), Kathy Thomas (Rick), Nancy Trivitt, Patricia Price (Kevin), Amy Bolen and husband, Fred, Ronnie Rutledge (Catherine), Ricky Rutledge (Shanna), Dean Rutledge, Robert Rutledge, Renee Rutledge (David); grandchildren: Kyle Shannon, 36 additional grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren. He led a long full life – one he really enjoyed!