Ardena Reaves Gray Obituary:
Funeral Date: 7/10/2004
Ardena Reaves Gray, age 82, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas died Wednesday, July 7, at home. She was born January 1, 1922 at Dierks, Arkansas a daughter of the late David Elbert Williams and Julia Stone Williams. She was a retired engineering technician for the Pine Bluff Arsenal and a member of the Olive Street Baptist Church. She married Harold Harmon Reaves on November 30, 1939 in Camden, Arkansas and he died February 16, 1988. Surviving is her husband Gene Gray whom she married March 18, 1989 in Pine Bluff, Ark; a niece Judy Pevehouse, Celina, Tex; a nephew Jimmy Williams, Livermore, Calif; 11 great nieces and nephews; a stepson Larry Gray, Houston, Tex; 2 stepdaughters Sharon Witt, San Antonio, Tex. and Gail Hatfield, Texarkana, Tex; 9 step grandchildren. Funeral services were 10:00 am Saturday, July 10, at Olive Street Baptist Church by Rev. Roger Stewart. Jimmy Williams read the obituary and Judy Pevehouse gave the eulogy. Donna Farris was the organist; Sharon Witt and Gail Hatfield sang a duet and Jared Pevehouse a solo. Burial was 2:00 pm at Oakland Cemetery at Warren by Rev. Doug Pevehouse. Active pallbearers were Scott Pevehouse, James Pevehouse, Eric Pevehouse, Jared Pevehouse, Charles Small, Joe Newton, Doug Pevehouse and Jimmy Williams. Honorary pallbears were Tom Lively, Allan Knowles, Jr. Owens, Max Bagwell, Alton Glover and Pete Koss. Arrangements by Frazerís Funeral Home of Warren.