Posted: Mon 11:42 AM, Apr 22, 2013
November 6, 1948 – April 18, 2013
Roy Garcia Gray, Jr., 64, of Bryan, departed this life on Thursday, April 18, 2013, surrounded by his loving family. A time for family to receive friends will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, April 21, at Hillier Funeral Home with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday, April 22, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 600 E. 26th Street, Bryan, with Msgr. John McCaffrey officiating. Interment will be held at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery following the service.
Roy was born on November 6, 1948 in Fort Worth to Roy Gray and Josephine (Garcia) Gray. He was one of eight children and attended Blinn Junior College. Roy has been a member of the Bryan community for the last 39 years. He was a coin collector and also enjoyed traveling. He will be remembered for his deep love for his family and friends and for his infectious laugh.
He is preceded in death by his father, Roy Gray Sr.; sister, Margaret Gray; and niece, Margaret Ann Guzman Gray.
Roy leaves behind his mother, Josephine Gray of Bryan; siblings, Susie Gray Lopez of Bryan, Patricia Gray Pichardo and husband Matilde of Bryan, Johnnie Gray of Bryan, Irene Gray Arias of San Antonio, Connie Gray of Bryan, Richard Gray of Bryan and Daniel Gray and wife Elvira of Bryan; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
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