Gene Grey Sr.

Gene Wallace Grey Sr., 69, of Jacksonville, died on May 30, 2013.

Gene was the son of the late James Allen and Litha Brown Grey Strother. He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Ralph Strother; brother, James F. Grey; and brother, William E. Grey.

Mr. Grey served his country with the U.S. Army as a paratrooper during the Vietnam Era and the Dominican Republic crisis.

He is survived by his daughter, Angela Grey Wally and her husband Scott; son, Gene Wallace "Dean" Grey Jr.; sister, Peggy Collins and her husband James; brothers, Douglas Grey and his wife Mary Ann; Donald Strother and wife Jane; and Tommy Strother.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Published in Jacksonville Daily News from June 11 to June 14, 2013