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Mary Mageline Gray, 100, of Sandwich passed away in her sleep on January 5th 2020 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion Sandwich, IL.

She was born on May 14th 1919 in Rowland, SC to the late Sandy and Dovie (Taylor) Locklear.

Mary went to Fairmont, SC Schools. She married Montgomery Gray on December 23rd 1938 in Dillon, SC. Mary worked at the Pants factory in Sandwich and retired from DoMar Industries Sandwich.

They moved to Sandwich, IL in 1966, Born and raised five boys; Wade E.  Deceased, Julius (Bud) Deceased, Joe (Deceased) Roger and Wm (Bill) deceased.

She is survived by her Son Roger (Dora)  of Lehigh Acres, FL, several grand and great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Montgomery, Sons, Sisters; Martha and Snowey, Brothers; Samuel, Que and William.

Mary’s life will be celebrated Saturday January 18th at the Beverage Family Funeral Home Sandwich, IL at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior. Entombment will take place at Little Rock Twp cemetery Plano, IL

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Bless her soul, she's my grandmother, I am Julius' son, but this post has an error, yes she had 4 boys, (but this post did not mention her son Roger Gray- still living, not my dad Julius)

Katie Burghardt Gusler

Bless her heart. RIP!


There's a couple errors in this post😡 they didn't mention her surviving son Roger, not my dad Julius, he's passed...

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