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 Earvin Thomas Gray

Earvin Thomas Gray

Birth
Moro, Lee County, Arkansas, USA
Death 6 Nov 2012 (aged 76)
Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Hughes, St. Francis County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 100374396 · View Source
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Mr. Earvin T. Gray, passed away, November 6, 2012, at the age of seventy-six, at the Flo And Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas, after a brief illness with cancer.

He was born, October 24, 1936, in Moro, Arkansas, the son of Winford Thomas and Gracie Ann Adams Gray. He lived nost of his life in Wynne, Arkansas and attended Widener Baptist Church.

He was a farmer all his life, working as a farmhand for Thomas Munn, Sr. and Mr. Carol Owens Farms of Wynne. He enjoyed playing dominoes, cards, cooking fish, driving a tractor, squirrel hunting, his grandchildren and spending time with his family and friends.

He married Brenda Kay Starkey on December 27, 1970.

He is survived by his wife of forty-one years: Brenda Gray of the home, two daughters: Lizabeth Ann Gray Parrish, Kelley Marie Gray Thomas, both of Wynne, Arkansas, one son: Robert Thomas Gray and wife Dawn of Forrest City, Arkansas, two sisters: Lorraine Brown of Texas, Rosie Lee Campbell of Osceola, Arkansas, five grand-children, Jonathan Ragan, Nathan Willcutt, Jo-Hannah Parrish, Mary Catherine Thomas, and Samuel Lee Thomas. He also leaves behind his very special friend he called his other daughter: Mary Webb.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister: Birtha Mae Middlebrooks and one son-in-law: James Lee Thomas.

Funeral services were held at the Thompson-Wilson Funeral Home in Wynne, Arkansas. Interment was in Hughes Cemetery, Forrest City, Arkansas.


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  • Created by: Sandra
  • Added: 8 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100374396
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Earvin Thomas Gray (24 Oct 1936–6 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100374396, citing Hughes Cemetery, Hughes, St. Francis County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Sandra (contributor 46915147) .