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Obituaries 09/27/18

Edna Marie Gray

POPE—Edna Marie Gray, age 75, died Monday, September 17, 2018, at her home in Pope.
Born May 26, 1943, she was a daughter of the late Guy B. and Bessie Shields Taylor. She had a diverse work career which ranged from being a hairdresser in Batesville to a caregiver. Marie enjoyed reading, working with her flowers, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Visitation was held Friday, September 21, in Seven Oaks Funeral Home from 1-2 p.m. The service began at 2 p.m. in the Henry Chapel of the funeral home with Bro. Kevin Crofford officiating. Burial was in Forrest Memorial Park, near Batesville, with William Puttman, Adam Beard, Diadrian Chapman, David Taylor, Ethan Owens, and Larry Bayne as pallbearers.

Survivors include one daughter, Pam Raines (Joe) of Pope; a son, Gary Gray (Louise) of Pope; one brother, Mike Taylor (Celia) of Duck Hill; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Gray; a daughter, Angela Marie Gray; one grandson, Danny Gray; and one brother, Guy Taylor,  Jr. 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to aide the family in final expenses.

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