Mary Agnes “Shortie” Gray, 102,
of Paducah, formerly of Eddyville, passed away May 4, 2021, at the Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center. Mary was a member of Rosebower Baptist Church in Reidland and was a former member of Bethany Baptist Church at Confederate. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and devoted homemaker.
She is survived
by one daughter, Jeanette Jones of Reidland; one grandchild, Anita (Will) Gainey; two great-grandchildren, Christopher James Gainey, Heather Michelle (Manuel) Trujillo; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded
in death by her husband, Merrill “Jack” Gray; parents, Roy and Ida Purdy Gresham; two
sisters, Evangeline Murphy and Dorothy Pierce; two brothers, Noble and Eugene Gresham.
held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 9, 2021, at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville. Funeral services were held
at 3 p.m. Sunday,
May 9, 2021, at Lakeland Funeral Home with Justin Mason and Kenneth Puckett officiating. Burial followed at Rolling Hills Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Ray
& Kay Eckstein Hospice Care
Center, 1530 Lone
Oak Road, Paducah, KY 42003.
difficult time, you
may show your support by joining
the “Hugs from Home” program where your message will be attached to a balloon in the chapel to remind the family
of your love and support at www.lakelandchapel.com. Please submit your hugs by 5 p.m. Saturday, May 8,
You may light a candle or leave a message with the family at: www.lakelandchapel.