Funeral service for Jackie Charles "Jack" Gray, age 81, of Emory, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, 2:00 p.m. at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church #1, with visitation starting at 1:00 p.m. Bro. Jeff Thompson will officiate. Burial will be in Pampa.
Mr. Gray died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at Hunt County Regional Hospital. He was born in Onley on Feb. 6, 1931, to Milton and Rosa Mae Scott Gray. He married Margie Jo Inman in Pampa in 1952.
Mr. Gray served his country in the U.S. Army, during WW II. In his earlier working years, he worked for oil companies in the oil fields. Before his retirement, he worked in his own electrical contracting company, High Plains Electric.
Pallbearers will be Robert Kile, Bobby Kile, Ronnie Kile, Kent Kile, Steve Taylor, and Rodney Weaver
Survivors include: Daughter: Diane Gray Peerson and husband, Mike of Sanger Sister: Mildred "Shorty" Rossee of Rockwall Grandchildren: Tyson Enterline; Jaime Pickle; Seth Peerson Great-Grandchildren: 4 Special Nephews: Robert Kile, wife Betty; Bobby Kile, wife Joan; and Ronnie Kile, wife Suzy Numerous other loving family and friends
Preceded in death by: parents; wife, in 1994; 4 sisters; and 1 brother
Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.