Patsy Rich Gray, 77
by Halei Lamb | July 25, 2018 4:35 pm
Funeral services for Patsy Rich Gray, 77, of Swainsboro were held Tuesday, July 24, 2018, in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 5 p.m. with Rev. David Uncles officiating. Interment followed in Eastbrook Cemetery & Mausoleum. She passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018, at University Hospital following an extended illness.
Mrs. Patsy Rich Gray was born December 14, 1940, in Swainsboro to the late Elmo Rich and Lena Mae Black Rich. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, watching hummingbirds, and was an avid Braves fan. She loved her family and being a part of her family’s activities. Gray was a member of First United Methodist Church for more than 70 years, was a member of The Order of The Eastern Star, and was part of the U.M.W. Circle. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Rudy J. Gray Jr.; daughter, Machell Gray; sister, Edith Lyon; and brother, Bobby Rich.
Survivors include her daughter, Deadre (Charlie) Hadden of Swainsboro; son, Rudy Gray III of Macon; brothers, Wyatt (Bessie Neal) Rich of Swainsboro and Dennis Rich of Swainsboro; granddaughters, Cameron Hadden and Sophia Gray; and several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Pallbearers were Stan Rich, Caleb Rich, Walt Sconyers, Donald Rich, Justin Thompson, and Lynn Thompson.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.