Robert R. Gray, Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Passed away Saturday, August 1, 2009, at Covenant- Cooper. Age 78 years. The son of the late Roy and Hazel (Ulrey) Gray was born February 25, 1931 in Saginaw, Michigan. He married Barbara McAnanny, August 16, 1968. She passed away May 11, 2000. He was employed by General Motors, Malleable Iron Foundry, retiring in 1997 with forty-four years of service. He was a member of First Baptist Church. He had been an avid bowler. Surviving are nine children and their spouses, Steven and Denise Gray, White Cloud, MI; Rebecca and Paul Lentner, Saginaw, MI; Calvin and Margaret Gray, Kawkawlin, MI; John and Linda Clay, Ohio; Jeff Clay and Jodie McNally, Saginaw, MI; Rachel and Brian Bullard, Freeland, MI; Joel Clay; Nannette and Robert Lee, all of Saginaw, MI; Tim and Sharon Clay, AZ; many grandchildren, one of whom is a special grandson, Jason Clay; many great grandchildren; two brothers-in-law, Gary McAnnany and Howard Johnston; several nieces and nephews. A brother, Glen Gray and a sister, Dorothy Johnston, have predeceased him. The funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 5, 2009, at First Baptist Church, 1926 Fairfield St. Pastor Dan Miller will officiate with burial in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel 4480 Mackinaw Road, from 2:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Tuesday and then at the Church from 10:00 a.m. Wednesday until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider First Baptist Church. www.casefuneralhome.com