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Obituary for Frances Elizabeth Gray (Gaines)

Philippians 1:21 " For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain."

Mrs. Frances Gray, 80, passed away on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, at her residence. She was born on March 19, 1942, and was the daughter of the late Henry and Ina Barber Gaines. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Willie Pearl Mills, John Gaines, Charles Gaines, Janie Gaines all deceased

Affectionately called “Toot”, she graduated from R.A. Clement High School in Cleveland.

She leaves to cherish the memory of her life her husband, James Gray of the home; her children: Kathy Gray (Tony) and Kent Gray(Marsha); her grandchildren, Monica Gray and Algernon Reid; her great grandchildren: Kingston Reid, Zhuri Reid, and Zevyn Reid; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in- law: Isabell Gray(Clarence), Claudia Gray, Gene Gray(Naomi), Laura Lee(Emory) (deceased), Ruth Little (deceased), Louise Green(Willie); special Nieces: Virginia Montgomery and Arlene Wilds(deceased); nephews: Steve Keseler, and Joe Kesler; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.

Celebration of Life Services will be held at Knox Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Cleveland on Monday, August 1, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. Reverend James Williams will officiate.

Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home is serving the Gray Family. Visit the Book of Memories for Mrs. Gray at Rutledge and Bigham is serving the Gray family.