Jewell Franklin Gray (MITCHELL, Ga.)

MITCHELL, Ga. - Mr. Jewell Franklin "Bullet" Gray, age 76, beloved husband of 54 years to Mrs. Laverne Cope Gray of 5 pt - Jewell Road died Tuesday February 15, 2011 at the McDuffie Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 P. M. Friday, February 18, 2011 at the Jewell Baptist Church Cemetery with Brother Marty Pinion and Rev. Tommy Harwell officiating. Mr. Gray a native and lifelong resident of the Warren County area was the owner/operator of Gray's Citgo Service Station in Warrenton. He was a member of Jewell Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Laverne Cope Gray, one son, Russ Gray of Mitchell, GA and two sisters, Louise Gray Bolder of Thomson, GA and Ruby Hesson Neil of Blairsville, GA, one niece Cindy Hesson Mobley, and two nephews, Art Hesson and Phil Hesson. Friends may call at the residence or from 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Thursday evening at the funeral home. Lowe Funeral Home, 77 W Gibson St. Warrenton GA 30828 (706) 465-3333.

The Augusta Chronicle-February 17, 2011