DESOTO COUNTY

Bob Gray, 68, passed away on Aug. 28, 2017 after a long battle with leukemia. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bob and Marie Gray. Bob is survived by his wife, Holly Gray of Hernando; daughter, Mandy Gray Hartley (Kate) of Nashville, Tenn.; grandchildren, Owen Bennett and Oliver Hartley; sisters, Ruby Lewis (Aaron) of College Station, Texas and Pam Darnell (Lee) of Oxford; stepmother, Mary Durrett Gray of Senatobia. Bob graduated from Bruce High School and Northwest Community College. He received a bachelor’s degree from Delta State University and a master’s degree from the University of Memphis. He spent his career in human resources and retired from Kawneer Company in 2005. Bob enjoyed all kinds of music and photography. He had a lifelong fascination with technology and electronics. His favorite retirement pastime was helping his friends and family with their computer problems. He will be greatly missed. The funeral will be held at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Southaven on Saturday, Sept. 2 at 4 p.m. preceded by visitation at 3 p.m. Brantley Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.