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Mrs. Liza Gray, 90

Mrs. Liza Thompkins Gray was the first born to the late Mr. Napoleon and Mrs. Laila M. Thompkins on October 25, 1927 in Cherry Lake, Florida.  She accepted Christ at an early age at Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church and later became a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church where she served faithfully.  She passed from this earthly house on April 6, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Leroy Gray, Sr.; five children, Mattie L. Troupe, Eddie J. Gray, Sr., Rachel L. Holmes, Leroy Gray, Jr. and Raymond L. Gray.

She leaves to cherish her memories; her children, Jimmy Gray (Virginia), Leon Gray, Sr., Larry Gray, Rosa Sanders (Jerry), Deloris Gray, JoAnn Gray, DeWayne Gray (Valerie) and Betty Gray; sons-in-laws, Jack Holmes and Calvin Troupe, Sr.; 44 grndchildren, 127 great grandchildren, 17 great great grandchildren and a host of God children, relatives and friends. 

Funeral services were Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 3:00 Bethel A.M.E. Church in Quitman with Pastor Timothy Lewis officiating. Burial followed in the North End Cemetery in Quitman. Condolences may be made by visiting  Stevens-McGhee Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. 

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  • Thursday, April 26, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Stevens-McGhee Funeral Home
  • Thursday, May 03, 2018
    Many prayers sent to the family for strength to endure the pain of losing a loved one in death. Rev. 21:3-4
    ~ CMN   Ellenwood, GA