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GAY Rudolph Eric Gay, 83, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his adoring family. The son of Vera Waller and Owen Gay, was born in Macon, GA 5/2/29. He graduated from Lanier High School, served in the Air Force, and received his bachelor s from Georgia Tech in Industrial Management. He married the love of his life, Joyce in 1951. They moved to Jacksonville, FL in 1973. Rudy worked in the industrial sales field and owned his own company, Southeastern Industrial Sales, Inc. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Joyce Gay; his brother, Sam Peirce of Atlanta, GA, his sons Chris Gay (Dawn) and Eric Gay (Linda), daughters Valerie Carlson (Mike) and Gwen Collins (Shawn); 11 grandchildren, Rhonda Cloutier (Kyle), Michael Johnson (April), Julia Johnson, Hannah Johnson, Courtney Gay, Emily Gay, Eric Gay, Ariel Gay, Ashlyn Gay, Katie Collins, Aaron Collins; and 6 great-grandchildren. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 12pm and a funeral service will began at 1pm. Condolences may be left at www.greenlawnjacksonville.com Arrangements under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home 4300 Beach Blvd. Jacksonville, Fl. 32207 Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com
Published in the Florida Times-Union on Jan. 22, 2013
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