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Waverly Journal, April 4, 1958

Mrs. Maggie Gray

Mrs. Maggie May Gray of Waverly, died at the Duncan Nursing Home in Jacksonville Saturday, March 29, at 2:00 p.m., at the age of 73 years.

Mrs. Gray was born in Macoupin county, July 7, 1884, the daughter of the late Hiram and Caroline Woolsey White.

She was married April 23, 899, to Albert Gray, who preceded her in death November 10, 1938.

Surviving are two sons, Ernest and Virgil Gray, of Waverly; four brothers, Charles White of Franklin, Amos White of Jacksonville, Joe White of Scottville and Roscoe White of Arizona; seven grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren, besides many nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors.

A number of years ago Mrs. Gray united with the New Hope Baptist church.

Funeral services were held at the Baptist church Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock, the pastor, Rev. Robert Kater, Officiating.

Organ selections were played during the service by Mrs. Gordon Hankins.

The pall bearers were Raymond White, Harold White and Herschel White, Springfield; Edgar Stewart and William Stewart, of Jacksonville; and Tommy White, of Godfrey.

The flowers were cared for by Mrs. Edith White, Mrs. Irene White, Mrs. Eliza Mae Stewart, Mrs. Ruby Stewart, Mrs. Pauline Wassell, Mrs. Ann Brown, Mrs. Emma Crow, Mrs. Cora Nichols, Mrs. Marie Jenkins and Mrs. Elsie Banning.

Burial was in Bull cemetery, in the Hartland community.

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