Carlene Gray of Benton passed away at her daughter’s home in Pine Bluff on Dec. 4. She was a member of Holland Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.
Mrs. Gray was preceded in death by her father, Elijah Fitzhugh; her mother, Allie Mae Fitzhugh; her brothers, Calvin and Gary Fitzhugh; and her sisters, Willie Mae Rowland, Linda Chism and Mary Ann Saxton.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Robert G. Gray of Benton; a daughter, Diana Gray Millenbaugh and husband Bud of Pine Bluff; her granddaughter, Alexis Gray Millenbaugh of Dallas; and many nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers are Dennis Winfield, Roger Winfield, Sam McAdoo, Jim Kelly, Tim Finley, Tony Brown, Jerry Winkler and Joe McCormick. Honorary pallbearers are Zach Gray, Joe Sims, Buddy (Horace) Gifford and Mike Carson.
Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at New Rosemont Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. today, Dec. 6, at Ashby Funeral Home.
The family will be at the Millenbaughs home at 8 Elmwood Circle in Pine Bluff.
Donations may be made to Hospice Angels, 3801 Camden Road, Chapel Village 1, Suite 12, Pine Bluff, AR 71603.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.
Family Comments: We would like to thank the Hospice Angels team for their unconditional tender loving care. We especially thank Bill Ricker, Administrative Assistant, Kathy Scott, LPN, Susan Padgett, Administrative Assistant, Summer Scoles, RN, Angela McDonel, RN, Janice Jones, Alene Donaldson, Shirley Diane Holmes and private sitters for going above and beyond in caring for Mrs. Carlene Gray.