Lostine, Wallowa County, Oregon
Charles H. Gray dies at age 82
Charles H. Gray, 82, died Saturday evening at his home at 1240 Baltimore Avenue. A retired employe of The Shevlin – Hixon Company, he was a Bend resident for 30 years.
A native Oregonian, Mr. Gray was born Nov. 24, 1877, at Lostine, in Wallowa County.
He is survived by his wife, Sallie, at the home address: two daughters, Ladesca (Mrs. Elmer) Brown, Bend, and Willa Crockett, Tangent, and three sons: Arell H. Gray, Cathlamet, Wash.; Thorval Gay, Lostine; Berrell [Verell] W. Gray, Dillard.
There are 12 grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He also leaves a sister, Mrs. Edna Mitchell, Union.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Heider’s Funeral Home. The Rev. Harriet Marling of True Gospel Church will officiate. Burial will be in Deschutes Memorial Gardens.
The Bend Bulletin
Monday October 10, 1960