Grace Gay, 102, of Oak Grove, passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2012.
Grace had a long and wonderful life. She enjoyed helping her family, friends and even strangers. She never asked, or expected anything in return. Her hugs, kisses and home made pound cake would always make everything better! She is gone from this earth, but will remain in the hearts of her family and friends always.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lonnie Gay, her son, Roy Gay, her granddaughter, Cynthia Gay Cunningham; four sisters and one brother.
She is s survived by her daughter, Elma Lonsford and husband Jim; her son, Troy Gay and wife Betty; her daughter-in-law, Artie Mae Gay; her sister-in-law, Christine Levins; also, seven grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 24 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Her funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. E.S.T. on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at the graveside in Holly Hill Cemetery, conducted by the Rev. David Fernandez. Viewing will be held for a half hour prior to the service.
All services were under the direction of the Comforter Funeral Home.