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Van Hoose & Steele Funeral Home, Inc. announces the passing of:

Samuel Alfred Gray, Jr., "Foots" of Tuscaloosa
Born: Jan. 2,1937            Died: Feb. 15, 2018

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Friday, February 23, 2018
12 noon - 6:00 pm 
5:00-5:30 p.m. Omega Ceremony

Van Hoose & Steele Funeral Home, Inc.
2615 Stillman Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama  35401


Funeral
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 12:00 noon
Mr. Gray will lie in state one hour prior to service
Elizabeth Baptist Church
2650 Elizabeth Street, Tuscaloosa, Alabama  35401

Rev. Dr. Vernon Swift Officiating


Burial
Cedar Oak Memorial Park
1401 Mimosa Park Road
Tuscaloosa, Alabama   35405


Mr. Samuel Alfred "Foots" Gray, Jr.
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  • Friday, February 16, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Van Hoose & Steele Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Inc.
  • Saturday, February 17, 2018
    We pray for comfort and strength to carry you'll through this time.
    ~ Mavis Jimerson/Wilson   Atlanta, GA
  • Friday, February 16, 2018
    The family has our deepest condolences. Praying for strength, peace, and comfort during this most difficult time.
    ~ Bernita S Williams   tuscaloosa, AL
  • Friday, February 16, 2018
    With Sympathy from the whitfield family
    ~ George Whitfield   Fontana, CA
  • Saturday, February 17, 2018
    Offering deepest sympathy and sincerest condolences. Please know that the Gray family is in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time of bereavement.
    ~ Debra Willis-Petty & Ira Petty   Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Monday, February 19, 2018
    The peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus, Philippians 4:7. May the care of our Good Shepherd bring you comfort in your loss.🙏
    ~ Alma Jones   Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    Sincere condolences to the Gray family.
    ~ Gayle Coleman-Petty   Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    Sincere condolences to the Gray family.
    ~ Gayle Coleman-Petty   Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    Love and Sympathy to our bro-in-law Shelton and Mrs Pearlie Estelle and the Grey Family.
    ~ Richard and Carolyn Thomas   Mobile, AL
  • Thursday, February 22, 2018
    With heartfelt sympathy. For earth hath no sorrow that heaven can not heal.
    ~ Johnny Peoples   Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    Sending my love, prayers and condolence to my Family. Love you all
    ~ Kesha Carter (From all his Grandkids, Greatgrandkids, and Great-GreatGrandkids).   Milwaukee, WI
  • Thursday, February 22, 2018
    Samuel gray better know by foots---will be missed by many. he was a great friend to my family. i pray that our HEAVENLY FATHER keep the family strong.
    ~ valerie hawkins   tuscaloosa, AL
  • Saturday, February 24, 2018
    ONE OF MY FAVORITE MATH TEACHERS AT CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL. I'LL NEVER FORGET THE LIFE LESSONS TALKS THAT HE GAVE TO ME AFTER CLASS. MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY AND CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY.
    ~ DARRELL DAVIS   KANSAS CITY, MO
  • Saturday, February 24, 2018
    ONE OF MY FAVORITE MATH TEACHERS AT CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL. I'LL NEVER FORGET THE LIFE LESSONS TALKS THAT HE GAVE TO ME AFTER CLASS. MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY AND CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY.
    ~ DARRELL DAVIS   KANSAS CITY, MO
  • Friday, February 23, 2018
    My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    ~ Lois Scott Oliver   Hampton, GA
  • Friday, February 23, 2018
    my condolence to the gray family mr gray was my teacher enjoyed his teaching will be greatly miss.
    ~ stephanie allen   tuscaloosa, AL
  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    Deepest sympathy with heartfelt condolences to the beautiful Gray family. Lifting you up in prayer and keeping you forever in our hearts.
    ~ Debra and Ira Petty   Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Friday, March 02, 2018
    My deepest condolences to the family of Mr. Samuel Gray. You all will remain in my thoughts and prayers. May God continue to bless, strengthen and comfort you. 2 Corinthians 5: 8-To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. Be blessed.
    ~ Cathy D. Jones   Bessemer, AL
  • Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    The family has our deepest sympathy.
    ~ Bernita S Williams   TUSCALOOSA, AL