Mr. William Dale Gray, age 48 of Commerce formerly of Nicholson, Ga., passed peacefully on November 29, 2019 at his home.
He was born on May 17, 1971 in Atlanta, Ga., to the late James Gray, Sr., and Suell Hawkins Partin. In later years he was taken in by Ronald and Mary Ann Lord who were instrumental in his life. He was a builder in the construction industry and member of New Hope Baptist Church of Nicholson, Ga.
He is survived by; a brother James Gray of Dalton, GA and sister Renae Donaldson of Tennessee. Two step sisters Janet Smith and Angela Hancox. Extended family members: Tina Ervin, Denise Waters, and Jeff Lord of the Commerce Nicholson area.
His children: Ayonsa Sanders, of Athens, GA Jared Gray, Laura Gray of Homer, Ga and Sabrinah Lundy, of Demorest, GA. Also, three grandchildren MaKiy, O'Laija, and Cohen.
Memorial Service will be Saturday December 21, 2019 2 PM at Erastus Christian Church. Minister Steve Parker officiating.
Coile and Hall Funeral Directors, 333 E. Johnson Street in Hartwell will be serving the family.