On Friday, December 22, 2017 of Lanham, MD. Beloved brother of Melvin D. Gray, Houston, TX, Dorothy E. Mihill, Martinsburg, WV, and Lottie M. Swink, Hendersonville, NC. He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be offered at Fort Lincoln Cemetery on Friday, December 29 at 12:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Calvary Baptist Church, 2501 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC 28791.