Henry Ford "Poppa Jack" McCray Sr.
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Henry Ford McCray, Sr. "Poppa Jack"
Age 88, Trustee of Pleasant Plain United Methodist Church & Retired Maintenance Worker with Alachua County Schools, surrendered to the Will of God on February 25, 2021.
The highlight of Mr. McCray's social life was fishing and proudly coaching The Jonesville Dodgers Baseball Team years ago.
The Homegoing Celebration will be held 12:00PM Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Pleasant Plain Cemetery (Jonesville Community/Newberry, FL) with Elder George Wiley as the Officiant and Rev. Dr. Willie G. Mayberry as the Eulogist. Mr. McCray will be viewed at the Funeral Home on Friday 2:00-7:00PM – And at the Cemetery on Saturday with the Processional. The Procession will form at the residence of his Daughter & Son-In-Law – Linda & William Rush, 17315 NW 32nd Ave, Newberry, FL, at 11:15AM.
Those left to cherish his memory are his Wife – Lois Ross McCray; Daughter – Linda (& William) Rush; Sons – Carlton (& Elaine) McCray, Henry McCray Jr., LaDaniel (& Loretta) McCray Sr., Thaddis (& Joyce) McCray Sr., Gregory McCray, Henry (& Pamela) Jackson, Joseph Ross, and Bishop Willie (& Peg) Ross; 58 Grandchildren; Great Grands; Sisters – Willie Mae (& Wyatt) Dennis, Rutha (& Robert) Wright, Shirley (& Warren) Ford, Christine (& Tony) Ford, Victoria Nelson and Peggy Galloway; In-Laws – Rosa Clements, Jessie (& Emanuel) Baker, Rev. Joseph (& Sarah) Brown Sr., Charlie (& Rebecca) Brown Sr. and Alphonso Brown; Nieces, Nephews, Cousins & Friends.
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428 NW 8th Street
Gainesville, Florida

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Published in Gainesville Sun from Mar. 3 to Mar. 4, 2021.
02:00 - 07:00 PM
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March 6, 2021
Heart felt Empathy and Sympathy, Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot Heal, Hold on, God is able.
Larry & Valerie Anderson
March 5, 2021
Condolences to our family!
Barbara, Tanesha, Cory and the Young Men who truly loved and respected Uncle Henry!
March 5, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Carl & Michelle Hathcock
March 4, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Carol M. Nelson
March 4, 2021
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Tyrone Baker
March 4, 2021
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Howard Johnson
March 4, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Mary Scott
March 4, 2021
There are many things I will miss about my Grandpa but most importantly his unconditional love. I am grateful for the time we spent with you. Sending hugs and prayers to everyone.
March 3, 2021
❤ Heartfelt Condolences ♥
Ross Brothers' Family
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