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Alva D. Gray
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1897
Dunbar
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1963
Connellsville
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, September 26, 1963

A. D. Gray
Alva D. Gray, 65, of Dunbar, died unexpectedly this morning in Connellsville State General Hospital.

He was born Nov. 9, 1897, in Dunbar, a son of the late John W. and Margaret Shaffer Gray. He was a member of Franklin Memorial Methodist Church and the Dunbar Lions Club. He was a retired rural mail carrier, who served in Dunbar, R.D. 1, retiring in 1954 after 33 years of service. He was a World War One veteran, serving in Company D, 110th Infantry, and formerly was a member of the drum and bugle corps of Lafayette Post 51, American Legion of Uniontown.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Nellie Jobes Gray; two brothers, Harry M. of Altoona and Robert of Connellsville, and a sister, Mrs. William Burkett of South Fork.

The body will be at the Burhans funeral home at Dunbar after 11 a.m. Friday. The funeral service will be held there at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, with the Rev. Ellsworth Crispens officiating. Burial will be in Green Ridge Memorial Park, with military rites at the graveside by Hughes Post No. 146, American Legion, of Dunbar.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wesley Gray (1846 - 1927)
  Mary Margaret Schaeffer Gray (1854 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Nellie Jane Jobes Gray (1901 - 1992)
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Jane Gray Musselman (1876 - 1946)*
  John McMinn Gray (1886 - 1953)*
  Albert Stewart Gray (1888 - 1940)*
  Harry Martin Gray (1890 - 1983)*
  Robert Martin Gray (1895 - 1970)*
  Alva D. Gray (1897 - 1963)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Ridge Memorial Park
Connellsville
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Cari Aiken
Originally Created by: Rob and Debi Felten
Record added: May 03, 2012
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Alva D. Gray
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