Rosella Gray, 84, of R.R. 1, Girard, formerly of Waverly, died at 4:35 a.m. Monday, July 22, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield.
She was born August 22, 1900, in Waverly, daughter of M.H. and Folka Ubbens Martin. She married Virgil Gray on Dec. 7, 1919. He preceded her in death on Aug. 3, 1977. She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Lial (Hazel) Inman of Murrayville; one son, Alfred Gray of R.R. 1, Girard; eight grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; and six step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son and one grandson.
She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held at 3:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Neece Funeral Home in Waverly with burial in Bull Cemetery at Hartland. Family will meet friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Northwestern Rescue Squad.