Born May 5, 1940, in Greenville, South Carolina,SILAS ‘JUNE DOT’ GRAY, JR., was the son the late Silas and Jerdi B. Hamlin Gray Sr. He departed this life on Monday, November 25, 2019, at his home
After attending Sterling High School, he entered into the United States Military (Army), where he served a tour in Korea. He was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Lodge #384, and a lifetime member of the Charles F. Gandy Jr., V.F.W. Post #6734. He was a member of Israel Metropolitan CME Church and was a retiree from the United States Postal Service.
He was preceded in death by one grandson, Jeremi Silas; seven brothers, James, Luke, Lewis, Will, Robert, Lee and George; and one sister, Louise Shaw.
He leaves to cherish many fond and loving memories: his wife, Willie Ree Parks Gray; their two daughters, Beverly (Michael) Glenn and Belinda (Arthur) Davis; their three sons, Silas III (Shandra) Gray, Gregory (Melba) Gray and Antonio Gray; seven grandchildren; Kieron, Mario, DeRico, Gerrick, Dion, Michael and Niegel; six great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Linda Faye Gray and Olivia Parks; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.