Perry Lynn Gray, 52, of Emenince, Mo., formerly of Manila, died July 25 at Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton, Ark.
Born in Blytheville, he was the son of the late Jerome Gray and was a longtime Manila resident before making his home in Missouri.
He was a farmer and business entrepreneur having co-founded the "Bull Bust" in Jonesboro as well as other businesses in Arkansas and Missouri. He was of the Mehodist faith.
Survivors include one son, Perry Lance Gray of Salem; one daughter, Candace Gray Pierce of Benton, Ark.; his mother, Freda Wagner Gray of Manila; one brother, Keith Gray of Salem, and one granddaughter, Gabrielle Pierce of Benton.
He was preceded in death by his father, a brother, Jerry Gray and a sister-in-lw, Jenny Gray.
A memorial service was held July 28 in the Howard Funeral Chapel with Bro. James Chipman and Bro. Marty White both officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Mainila, Ark.