Henry Gray passed away on October 16, 2023, in Augusta, GA at the age of 97. Born on July 20, 1926, in Augusta, Henry lived a long and fulfilling life that touched the hearts of everyone he encountered.
A man of strong character and unwavering dedication, Henry proudly served his country as a member of the United States Navy. His military service not only defined his selflessness and bravery but instilled in him values that would shape his actions throughout his life.
After completing his service to his nation, Henry returned to his hometown of Augusta where he carved out a successful career. His commitment to excellence was evident in everything he pursued. Whether it was through his professional endeavors or personal relationships, Henry showed unfaltering passion and integrity.
Those who had the privilege of knowing Henry will remember him for his warm heart and infectious laughter. He possessed a charming wit that could uplift even the darkest of days. His wisdom was sought after by many; he served as a guiding light for those seeking solace and advice.
Friends and family are invited to pay their respects at the visitation service, which will be held on Monday, October 23, 2023, at the C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home in Augusta, GA. The visitation will begin at 4:00 PM and conclude at 6:00 PM, providing an opportunity for loved ones to share memories and find solace in one another during this difficult time.
A graveside service will take place on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Augusta, GA. This solemn ceremony will commence at 11:00 AM as we gather to honor and bid farewell to our dearly departed Henry Gray. Surrounded by the peaceful beauty of nature, we will come together to celebrate his remarkable life and the enduring legacy he leaves behind.
Henry Gray touched the lives of many through his kindness, compassion, and unwavering spirit. His memory will forever live on in our hearts and minds as we carry on his legacy of love and dedication. May his soul find eternal peace as he reunites with his loved ones in a place where joy knows no bounds.