November 9, 1931 - December 13, 2018
Service Date: December 17, 2018
Funeral Home Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs
Cemetery Crown Hill Cemetery
- Visitation: 2-4p, Sunday, December 16, 2018, at Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs
- Funeral: 11a, Monday, December 17, 2018, at the funeral home
- Burial: Crown Hill Cemetery
David D Gray, 87, of Excelsior Springs, passed away Thursday, December 13, 2018, in North Kansas City, MO.
Visitation will be Sunday, December 16, 2018, from 2-4p at Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs. The funeral will be held at 11a on Monday, December 17, 2018, at Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs. Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery.
David was born November 9, 1931, in Greenville, OH. He is the son of the late William E and the late Emma B (Jones) Gray.
David joined the Excelsior Springs Volunteer Fire Department in 1967 and served for 15 years. He retired from Armco Steel Union Wire Iron Rope.
His sons have cherished memories of fishing with their father as children. The family remembers fondly the visits David made to Washington and Alaska as the family continued to grow.
He is survived by two sons: Steven (Teresa) Gray of Kearney, and Roy (Jacqueline) Gray of Excelsior Springs, MO; grandchildren: Ann Marie Gray, Alicia Gray, and Devin (Danielle) Taylor; and two great-grandchildren: Ivan and Owen Taylor.
David was preceded in death by his grandchild, Zachary Gray, brothers, John Gray and Sam Gray, and sister, Margaret Gray.