Posted: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 3:11 pm
Rheba Gray was born May 13, 1931 in the Pleasant Site community of McNairy County, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Oscar and Burchie Holmes Hopkins. She was united in marriage to Ted Gray on May 28, 1950. Mr. Gray preceded her in death on May 7, 1992.
Mrs. Gray was a retired bookkeeper. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Michie, Tennessee. Mrs. Gray departed this life on June 8, 2011 in Jackson, Tennessee at the age of 80 Years, 26 Days. She is survived by a daughter, Melba Luckett and husband James Kenneth of Jackson, TN; a sister, Syble Hindmon of Marseilles, IL; two grandchildren, Ken Luckett of Nashville, TN, and Kristina Luckett of Memphis, TN; three great grandsons. In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Gray was preceded in death by three brothers, Rubel, Billy, and James Hopkins.
Funeral services were held on Friday, June 10, 2011 at 1:00 PM at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Selmer, with Bro. Jetta Forsythe officiating. Burial followed in the Michie Cemetery at Michie, Tennessee.