Justin and family, my condolences on the passing of your father. You, I and Elizabeth Parris worked at Shaw Pittman and she gave me the news this week. I have since moved south. May the grace and mercy of God continue to keep you as you continue to live life without your family member here on earth. Always remember the good times.
To the Gray Family,
I want to offer my condolence to you in the passing of Pastor William H. Gray. Although I did not know him personally, I did had a chance to visit the Bright Hope Baptist Church a number of years ago. He was a great preacher of the Gospel and a great leader not only for Philadeaphia, but for the entire nation. Keep trusting in God, for He will always be by your side. May the Lord continue to Bless and keep you.
Our deepest sympathy to the Gray family.
We know there are no words that we could say that would ease the pain. But know there is a God in heaven that knows and feel your every burden. Look to him for strength and he will see you through. Our prayers are with you.
I was saddened to read of the passing of this "fine gentleman" in my August 12, 2013 issue of Jet magazine. He was a true pioneer in politics and set the bar for those who followed him. My wish for his family is to let them know that he has been "sending up his timbers" and the works that he has accomplished will never die! May God continue to bless his family always!
My deepest sympathy to the Gray family. Dr. Gray has an amazing legacy that will be cherished forever. Sending out warm wishes of support for Justin and family, at this time and always. From my family to yours.
My deepest sympathy to the family. I first met Bill when I was a teenager,and he worked with the youth at Union Baptist Church in Montclair. We all looked up to him.
My sympathy goes to the family and hope that you will take comfort in the Almighty God. Romans 15:33
To the family of William H.'Bill'Gray,III: My deepest sympathy to each of you;I was saddened to hear of the sudden death of my former colleague;Take comfort in God's promise knowing that he is safe in the arms of our Lord and Saviour,Jesus Christ!
My sympathy to the family. We will all miss U S Rep. William H. Gray. He touched so many of our lives.
May the Gray Family continue to be surronded by God's Love. As we are a people who are not without hope. The last time I heard Rev. Gray speak was at his friends funeral Jocoby Dickens, Seaway Natl Bank, in Chicago, IL at Chicago State. May you join your friend and RIP. Patricia R.Crenshaw, Illinois
Although I did not always agree with Congressman Gray, I found him to be a very dedicated and distinguished public servant. Rest In Peace.
Having worked for Mr. Gray at UNCF and also knowing him from high school where he spoke at my graduation I truly admired him and am so sad to hear of his death. My prayers go out to the family. He lived a life of service and for that he leaves a remarkable legacy.
Every one has lost a great person may god be with every one at this time
To Andrea, my friend from many years ago in New Jersey, and her family: my thoughts and prayers are with you. May you find comfort in God's arms. Know that Bill is safe in Heaven and smiling down on all of you.
Happy are the mericiful,since they will be shown mercy."matt 5:7...sincere regrets..Q
My deepest sympathies to the Gray family at this difficult time. I was a boy when I knew Rev. Gray. I remember him as my friends dad. A family man who came on camping trips, and was active in his family's lives. I hope he is remembered for the wonderful man he was, as much as he is remembered for his work. God Bless.
Sympathy & kindest regards to the Gray family & exceptionally many friends wherever they may be. God bless 1 & all. Take care.
I grew up in Bright Hope under his father along with Herby. His mother was my home economics teacher in high school. My condolence to his family and I will see you in the resurrection.
Brotherly love beckons blessings and becomes bountiful brilliance when the mission seems impossible. Gracious Gray family, know the stars shine brightly deep in the hearts of Texas because of "Brother Bill's" exemplary service, unselfish dedication and inspiring vision. Keep the faith, share the gospel, forward the mission, remember his hope!
Sympathy & kindest regards to the Gray family & very many friends wherever they may be. God bless 1 & all. Take care.
RIP Bill. It was an honor to work for you. Thank you for the opportunity.
I was truly saddened to hear of the death of Bill Gray. My condolences to Andrea and the family. Gray and my late husband Ralph were roommates while at Drew Theological School, he officiated at our wedding, and spoke at Ralph's funeral.
He was a dear friend to so many people who crossed his path. May he rest in sweet peace.
Thank you for your being a beacon for the District of Columbia, HBCUs, the underserved and all persons.
I recall in the 90s here in the District of Columbia, when those under politically investigative fire were regular front page news, Reverend/Congressman always conveyed grace, strength and Godliness. Through it all, he just seemed to emanate sincere kindness and genuine compassion for the plight of others. Such is a rare trait in politics.
I am deeply sorry for the family's loss.
Im so sorry for your loss,please accept my condolences. John 5:28
in God's care rest in peace
Thank You for your public service. Your vision, direction, guidance and mentoring provided many others (Black & White) the courage to make this a better country.
REST IN PEACE!
May God Bless and keep you, family.
You were a light for so many walking the road to achieve the inevitable. Sent from one who was mentored by the light on that road. Thank You, and sincere condolences to Andrea, the three sons and your Mother. Sorrowfully
Drew University is in Madison, New Jersey not Jersey City, and those of us who attended Drew will remember Rev. Gray fondly.
This is a man that I've admired from afar for most of my life. As a "frat brother" and a fellow minister of the gospel, he has been an example to me of everything that is right in men, particularly African American men. His legacy is secure, and he will be sorely missed.
With deepest sympathy to the family
My sympathies to the Gray family.Bill was a friend many years ago. He married my husband of 46 years and I in Montclair,N.J.Rest in peace old friend.We will never forget you.
GB in New York
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
To the Gray family, and my longtime friend Hazel Gray: You are all in my prayers today and always. May you find comfort in the knowledge of the legacy left by Bill. He touched many lives in his lifetime.
What a gift to have known him, however briefly.
Catherine, Toledo, OH
I always admired Mr Gray for his sage words and lasting impressions he made through out his career.I saw him in April at the services for Jacoby Dickens in Chicago where he delivered the euglogy. To the family "Love never dies".
Anita Joyce Ponder
My sympathy to the Family.
US Rep. William H. Gray, kept the faith and practiced what he preached.
"Absent from the body; present with Our Lord."
Prayers and condolences to all and thanks for sharing Mr. Gray with the world.
Well done thou good and faithful servant! May your family find comfort knowing love can never be distroyed.
My condolences to the Gray family. Mr gray legacy will live on. may the God of all comfort help your family to endure during this time of grief.
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.