First African-American Veteran Firefighter, Ray K Flowers, Dies At 83

First African-American Veteran Firefighter, Ray K Flowers, Dies At 83

Ray K Flowers was the first African-American 37 years veteran firefighter and Greensboro fire chief whose death news has been surfacing all over the internet after his death was announced by the Greensboro Fire Department in the press meet.

What Caused the Death of Ray K Flowers?

The announcement was announced in a press statement Saturday night by the Greensboro Fire Department’s deputy chief.

In accordance with the press release, Ray K. Flowers, a former fire chief, passed away on Saturday, July 16, following a brief illness at the age of 83.

“Chief Flowers epitomizes everything that is good about public safety and the Greensboro Fire Department,” they wrote. “It is a sad day for the City of Greensboro and the Greensboro Fire Department.”

Ray K Flowers Age, Family, and Early Life

Ray K Flowers was 83 at the time of his death from which we assume he was born around 1939. However, due to the fact he has not been enlisted in Wikipedia, We do not have any exact information regarding his date of birth as well as very little information regarding his personal life has been surfacing over the internet due to which it is difficult to find anything specific about him right now.

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Thus, we can’t give you any detailed information about his life.

We will update anything relevant to him as we discover more about him and his life.

Ray K Flowers Career, What was his profession?

Flowers was one of the first African-American firefighters hired when he joined the department in 1961 at the age of 21. After completing his training, he was assigned to Station 4 on Gorrell Street.

Throughout his career, Flowers rose through the ranks to become a captain, battalion chief, deputy chief, and the department’s fire chief in 1993.

Which school and college did he go to?

He was a graduate of North Carolina A&T State University.

Ray K Flowers Net Worth, How much does he earn?

At the time of writing, it is impossible to assess his net worth no information about his earnings has been made public.

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Ray K Flowers Wife, What about his relationship?

He was married to his wife Louise with whom he shared two children. They are Saundra and Hugh.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

We do not have precise information about his social media status. When we receive more detailed information surrounding his social media handles, we will update this section.

Physical Appearance of  Ray K Flowers’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet:  N / A  
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Hair ColourSalt and pepper
Eye ColourBrown
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Ray K Flowers’s should be known

Zodiac SignN / A  
Net WorthN / A
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpouseLouise