Robert Lee Gray

Published 12:32 pm Wednesday, July 18, 2018

FRANKLIN — Robert Lee Gray, 76, passed away on July 15, 2018m in his home.

Robert was a native of Nansemond County, and was the son of the late William Hugh Gray and Annie Mary Lewis Gray.

Robert was a member of Holy Neck Christian Church, and had worked for 24 years at Farmers Hardware Store in Holland. He had retired from the Suffolk ABC Store after 25 years of service.

Left to cherish his memory are his sisters, Mary Gray Ray of Suffolk and Betty Jean Gray of Franklin; a nephew, Les Griggs of Richmond; three nieces, Faye Stafford, Cindy Barbour (Chuck,) both of Suffolk, and Linda Hight (Eric) of Aberdeen, Mississippi; three great-nieces; two great-great-nieces; one great-great-nephew; and a host of other family and friends.

The graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 21, in the Holland Cemetery at the corner of Kelly Drive and South Quay Road. The Rev. Dr. Dave Meadors and Robert Lewis will officiate.