WILLIAM BURTON "BILL" GRAY, Jr., 88
HAINES CITY - Mr. William Burton "Bill" Gray, Jr., 88, passed away on June 7, 2014 of heart failure.
Bill was born September 26, 1925 in Lake Hamilton, Fl. He served in the US Navy during World War II. He owned and worked in truck brokerages in Haines City, FL, for over 60 years, hauling citrus and produce out of Florida. He married Mable Gray in 1968 and they loved to travel. His favorite city was Las Vegas and he went there often.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mable and one daughter, Diantha Gray Byrd. Mr. Gray is survived by 5 children Grady Edward, Wanda, William, Wayne and David Chris Gray; step-son, Mike Smith, step-daughter, Tammas Gilbert Smith; sister, Bonnie Herman Hill; 10 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
A funeral is scheduled for Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 2pm at the Oak Ridge Funeral Care in Haines City, Fl. Viewing will be at 1pm. Memorial gifts may be given to Haines City Church of God, 1718 Melbourne Av, Haines City, FL 33844. Condolences via
Oak Ridge Funeral Care
1001 Grace Avenue Haines City, FL 33844
Published in Ledger from June 12 to June 13, 2014