Evelyn M. Gray, age 102, of Waynesfield, died 7:20 p.m. at Auglaize Acres, Sunday, March 22, 2015. She was born April 13, 1912 to Clyde F. and Maude Hardin Murray, both parents preceded her in death. She married David C. Gray on August 8, 1934, he preceded her in death on January 12, 1996.
Mrs. Gray was a school teacher for Waynesfield-Goshen Schools, and was a co-owner of Gray’s Orange Barn. She studied art all her life and was a well known artist that worked with oil paints.
She is survived by a daughter Pastor Jean (Joe) Horn of Waynesfield, OH; 3 grandchildren Jon (Kitt) Horn, Jay (Jodi) Horn and Nathan Gray; 6 great grandchildren Morgan, Ivy and Gray Horn, Joe, Jami and Jackie Horn; a brother Irvin (Lucy) Murray of Brandon, FL; a sister Luella Wandell of Merrilville, IN; a daughter-in-law Emma Lou Gray of Lady Lake, FL
She was preceded in death by a son James M. Gray; a granddaughter Rhonda Gray, siblings Robert J. Murray, Wayne Murray, Eileen Snyder and Beatrice Frye.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, March 25, 2015 from 4-7 p.m. at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville, Graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Walnut Hill Cemetery near New Hampshire.
Memorial Contributions to Auglaize Acres Activities Fund