Mr. Timothy Gray
Timothy "Tim" Gray born in Houston, TX on November 11, 1952 passed away on October 8, 2015 surrounded by his loved ones. Tim was well known and respected in the community. He was a stellar football player and a 1971 graduate of Kashmere High School. After 2 years at a Jr. College he later accepted a full athletic scholarship to Texas A&M University. In 1975, Tim was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals as a 1st round draft pick. In addition, the St. Louis Cardinals, he played for the Kansas City Chiefs (1976-1978) and San Francisco 49ers (1979).
Tim is survived by his daughter, Sunya Gray Claiborne; his mother, Thelma Gray; brothers, Marvin & Stephen Gray and a host of many other dear relatives and friends. His father, C.M. Gray, sister, Harriett Nixon and daughter Monica Gray preceded him in death.
Celebration of life service will be held at Metropolitan CME Church, 8955 South Freeway, Houston, TX 77051, Saturday, October 17, 2015. Memorial Service at 10am and Funeral Service at 11am. Pastor Judy Forney, Officiating. Interment: Paradise South Cemetery
Published by Houston Chronicle on Oct. 15, 2015.