Robert Gray Jr.(1930 - 2013)

Robert Gray Jr.
Virginia Beach - Robert Gray Jr., 83, died on August 27, 2013 in Virginia Beach, VA. He was born in Sumter, SC to the former Hattie Davis Gray and Robert Gray, Sr. He was predeceased by his two brothers, Jonathan Bethune and Matthew Bethune. After 20 years of service to our country, Mr. Gray retired from the U.S. Air Force before joining the Veterans Administration and serving an additional 21 years in government service. Robert was also a graduate of Golden Gate University. He is survived by his wife Rena Bradshaw Gray; his sons, Robert Gray, III, Darrow T. Morrissey (Patricia) and David I. Morrissey; his daughters, Teri G. Tolbert (Ivan) and LaChele R. Gray; his brother, Frank Bethune (Debbie) and an uncle, Thomas Davis (Wilhelmina). He also leaves his four granddaughters, Erin A. Tolbert, Nora F. Tolbert, Taelor N. Morrissey and Teana E. Morrissey; great grandson, Anthony T. Parascandola and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and friends. A funeral service will be held, 11 a.m., Monday, September 2, at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Ave., Norfolk, VA. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.metropolitanfuneralservice.com


Funeral Home

Metropolitan Funeral Home
120 West Berkley Ave  Norfolk, VA 23523
(757) 494-1800

Published in The Virginian Pilot on Sept. 2, 2013