A graveside service for Douglas Brazil Gray, 78, will be Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at 1 p.m. EDT at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery, Franklin, Ga.

Viewing will be Tuesday, April 20, from 5 to 7 p.m. EDT at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Franklin.

Mr. Gray passed away Sunday, April 18, at Piedmont-Newnan Hospital with his son at his side.

He was born Jan. 2, 1943, to the late John Wesley and Tequita T. Gray. Douglas was always known for having two jobs and enjoyed working to assure his family was well taken care of. He enjoyed employment at Westinghouse, West Point Stevens, Burger King and Pizza Hut. He also enjoyed being outside and getting the chance to see God's beautiful creations, while enjoying his all time favorite snack, an oatmeal pie.

Mr. Gray is survived by his children, Tequita Laster (Phillip), Wesley Gray (Katie) and Melissa Gray; grandchildren, Sierra Laster, Dylan Laster, Destiny Gray, Abigail Gray and Zander Gray; and two great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Janice A. Branton

Online condolences may be expressed at www.gracememorialchapelllc.com

Grace Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, Sylacauga.

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