Pastor and Wife

Bob and Rosalind Ray

Bro. Bob and Rosalind Ray were called to pastor Fairy Baptist Church in August of 1965 while Bob was attending Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, TX.  He received his Masters of Divinity Degree in May of 1975.  Bob has always been a bivocational pastor working at FreightMaster while in school and later he was hired by the Baptist General Convention of Texas as Director of the Office of Bivocational and Smaller Church Ministries.  He retired from the BGCT at the end of December, 2007.  Bob and Rosalind reside on their ranch close to Fairy as he continues to pastor the church.

Bob and Rosalind are very active in The Texas Baptist Bivocational and Smaller Ministers and Spouses Association which they and their church help support.  (

Bob and Rosalind have 3 sons, Bob Ray III, pastor of First Baptist Church of Purves, Richard Ray a Director of Missions in Tri-Rivers Baptist Area and Matt Ray Retired in Cleburne. They have 7 wonderful grandchildren Lauren & her husband Dallon, David Jr, Daniel & his wife Carrleigh, Josalyne & her husband Talon, Chrissy, Matt II, Elynn & her husband Ryo.

Youth Minister

Tristan Schilbler


Linda Miller