GRAY, Faye

GRAY, Faye

Age 93, of Franklin, Ohio, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, January 5th, 2021. She was born on October 9th, 1927, in Floyd County, Kentucky, the daughter of Mort and Gracie (Stapleton) Beckelheimer, who preceded her in death. She is also preceded by her loving husband of 70 years, Galloway Gray.

Faye loved the Lord and spending time with her family and at church. She enjoyed quilting, fishing, and canning. She was a charter member of Franklin Freewill Baptist Church, where she taught as a Sunday school teacher for 35 years. Faye will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

She was additionally preceded in death by her sisters, Judy Ann and Mildred Beckelheimer; brothers, Charles Ray and Don Beckelheimer; and beloved granddaughter Teresa Gray.

Faye is survived by her two sons, Randy (Gloria) Gray, Billy (Judy) Gray; grandchildren, Chris Gray, Lisa Gray, Brandon

Parish, Brianne Hamilton, and Brittany Lindsay; eight great-grandchildren; sisters, Bonnie McGuire and Joan Leslie; as well as many nieces and nephews.

A social distanced visitation will be Thursday, January 14th, 2021, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Anderson Funeral Home, 1357 E. 2nd St., Franklin, OH. Funeral services are 11:00 am on Friday, January 15th, 2021, at Franklin Freewill Baptist Church, 6194 State Route 123, Franklin, Ohio, with Pastor Dencil Owsley and Pastor Mike Worrell officiating. Following, a graveside service will be held at Springboro Cemetery. Masks and social distancing are required.

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