Dec. 12, 1943 - July 21, 2009
INDIANOLA -- Fred Alfred Gray Jr., 65, of Indianola, died Tuesday (July 21, 2009) at Cambridge Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Sterling, Colo., Dec. 12, 1943, to Fred Alfred and Velona Grace (Daniels) Gray. He grew up in the Sterling area.
He married Evelyn Williams on Sept. 4, 1975. His jobs had him traveling throughout his life. He moved back to McCook from Arkansas in 1964. He worked for Roger Goltl as a drywaller and also as a bartender and bouncer at several local establishments. In 1996, they moved to Indianola to make their home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Clifford, Melvin and Kenneth and sisters, Velma and Lucille.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn of Indianola; three daughters, Tina Marie and husband, Jeff Wegele of Indianola; Bernadette and husband, Darin Minor of McCook and Christi Dunbar of St. Charles, Mo.; two sons, Roger Salmon of Fort Morgan, Colo., and Rick and Angie Lalan of Lafayette, Colo.; two brothers, Virgil and wife, Rose Mary of Atwood and Calvin and wife, Edith of Denver, Colo.; sister, Violet Gray of Sterling, Colo.; and 14 grandchildren;
A gathering will take place at the City Park in Indianola on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. Come join the family and share stories of Fred's life.
Memorials may be left in his name at the Lockenour-Jones Mortuary in Cambridge.
Lockenour-Jones Mortuary of Cambridge is in charge of arrangements.