Coalar Gray

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Coalar S. Gray
SUFFOLK—Coalar Spivey Gray, 77, died Feb. 20, 2009, in Sentara Obici Hsopital.
A native of Gates County, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Minnie H. and Lucious Spivey and the widow of Howard Evans Gray.
Mrs. Gray was a member of Oxford United Methodist Church and was a retired paper inspector at Union Camp.
Survivors include a daughter, Cindy Phelps of Suffolk; son, Howard Gray Jr. of Suffolk; sisters, Norma Morris and Ila Blanchard of Suffolk and Jessie Eason and Myrtle Briggs of Hampton; brother, Darvin Spivey of Suffolk; two grandchildren, Brooke Phelps and Ian Gray.
A funeral was conducted Monday in R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory by the Rev. Edward C. Johnson with burial in Holly Lawn Cemetery.
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