Mr. Clayton A. Gray, 95, died Monday, June 2, 2014. The funeral service will be conducted Thursday at 3:30 p.m. in the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Pinewood Memorial Park with Military Honors.
Mr. Gray, a native of Martin County, was a lifelong resident of Greenville. A veteran of World War II
and the Korean War
, he served in the United States Army
in the African and European Theatre, receiving the Purple Heart
. He retired from Etna Oil Company and later was employed with Trade Oil for 28 years, where he had many enjoyable years. Mr. Gray was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.
He is survived by his son, Freddy Gray, of Greenville; and grandson, Alex Gray of Orange, Texas.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Wilkerson Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alley Cat Allies, 7920 Norfolk Ave. Ste 600, Bethesda, MD 20814.
Online condolences at www.wilkersonfuneralhome.com