Former Chesterton resident Robert L. Gray died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009. A
resident of Zephrhills, Fla., he was 82.
He was born April 3, 1927, the son of Henry L. and Cannie L. Gray of
Russell, Ky., who preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Wilma Jean; three sons,
Richard L. (Carolyn) Gray of Chesterton, Joseph L. (Mona) Gray of Flatwoods,
Ky., and Timothy L. (Symone) Gray of Waveland, Ind., seven grandchildren;
and seven great-grandsons. He as preceded in death by a granddaughter, Leigh
Ann Gray of Chesterton.
Mr. Gray was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a graduate of Marshall
University and had retired from Bethlehem Steel Corporation and Allied
Chemical Corporation. He was a member of Zephyr Christian Church and was a
loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Funeral services, the Rev. Jack Edwards officiating, are scheduled for 1
p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, at Carman Funeral Home, 2301 Argillite Road in
Flatwoods, Ky. Burial will be at Bellefonte Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. until the time of service Friday at