Morris Gray Jr.

Published 12:45 pm Friday, July 2, 2010

MARIETTA, Ga. ­— Morris Gray Jr., 73, of Marietta died Tuesday, June 29, 2010.

Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Transfiguration Catholic Church in Marietta with Monsignor Pat Bishop officiating. Interment will be at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton.

Mr. Gray was born in Vicksburg and has lived in Marietta since 1982. He was a member of Transfiguration Catholic Church in Marietta. He retired from the Federal Government after 38 years of service and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He attended Marquette University in Milwaukee. He was a member of Knights of Columbus.

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Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Margie Gray of Marietta; three sons, Kevin Gray of Jackson, Tenn., Martin Gray and his wife, Renee, of Knoxville, Tenn., and Ken Gray and his wife, Linda, of Jefferson, Ga.; one daughter, ReGina Wood and her husband, Carl, of Stockbridge, Ga.; one sister, Ruthie McCoy of Vicksburg; and six grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to Transfiguration Catholic Church, 1815 Blackwell Road, Marietta, GA 30066.

Family will receive friends 6 to 8 tonight at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home and Crematory in Marietta with a 7:30 prayer service.

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