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Artis James Gray, Sr.

August 31, 1963 ~ March 1, 2019 (age 55)



Mr. Artis James Gray, Sr., was born on August 31, 1963, in Kilgore, Texas, to Thomas Williams and Bessie Mae (Bell) Gray. He was preceded in death by his parents, siblings; Billy Gray, Vivian Gray, Anner Lee Thompson, Albert Williams, Sr. Barbara Gray and Winnie Mae Portley. Artis attended Kilgore ISD and Longview ISD Schools

 Artis was a member of Skinner Temple COGIC in Longview, Texas


He is survived by his wife, Andra Harris; his children, Danielle Lockridge, Mary (Byron) Gray-Reeves, Artis J. Gray, Jr., Vivian Gray, Billy D. Gray, Roy Gray, and Faye Gray; sisters, Bobbie Norris and Bessie Cleveland; brothers, Henry Earl Williams, Alvin (Evelyn) Gray, Jr., and Lee Charles (Beverly) Gray, Sr.; 8 grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

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March 8, 2019

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Rosewood Memorial Funeral Home
401 N. 5th Street
Longview, TX 75601

Funeral Service
March 9, 2019

2:00 PM
Skinner Temple COGIC
301 W. Sabine St.
Longview, TX 75601

Interment following funeral service
March 9, 2019

Grace Hill Cemetery
601 W Marshall Ave
Longview, TX 75601

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