Ray Brackett, 1982-1983
Ray Brackett, 1982-1983

Ray Brackett was born in 1932 in Lexington.  He was a lifelong member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Louisville and was
a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War and commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps League.  He served as Floyd County Schools superintendent, assistant superintendent, and Title I director and as football coach at Wheelwright High School.  He served as state president, Sons of the American Revolution; president of KASBO; and director of KASS, KASA, KASBO, and SASBO.  He served as chairman of the Floyd County School Board and as a member.  He served on the Prestonsburg Property Authority and was a past commander of the Floyd County chapter of the VFW.  He was also a Kentucky Colonel.