MARY ANN GRAY
Mary Ann Gray. resident of Alexandria VA, died Friday February 22, 2013 at the age of 81.
Mary Ann was born in Buncombe County, NC and was the daughter of Anne and Frank Sloop. She was a homemaker who raised four loving children and two grand- children. She was married to high school sweetheart James W. Gray who died in 2000. Greta, her only daughter, also preceded her in death in 1971. She is survived by one brother, Charles Sloop and his wife Marge and their two daughters. She is also survived by three sons, Robert; Jim and his wife Tia, and Gordon and his wife Alexandra, two grandchildren, Michael and Whitney and one step-grandson, Victor.
Memorial Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 1301 Collingwood Rd., Alexandria VA 22308. Reception to follow.
Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 9, 2013 in the Patton Avenue Chapel of Groce Funeral Home in Asheville, NC. Interment will follow at Green Hills Cemetery. Reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Children's Hospital, 111 Michigan Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20010, (301) 565-8500.