Thursday, February 12, 2009

Ruth Pauline Gray, 90, of Overland Park, Kan., passed away Feb. 3, 2009, at Overland Park Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held Friday at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel; burial in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens.

She was born Dec. 26, 1918, in Barry County. She is the daughter of Anna Pauline Dyer and James Coleman Boyd.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Grace Jump, of Orlando, Fla., and her husband, Charles Arnold Gray.

Survivors include: her five children, Reginald Gray, of Cape Fair, Lawrence Gray, of Kansas City, John Gray, of Lee's Summit, Ruth Sedlock, of Pleasanton, Kan., and Ida Houston, of Hartford City, Ind.; 15 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Arrangements were by D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel, Kansas City.