Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

Andrew H. Gray, Jr.

09/17/1940 - 01/27/2018

Viewing Information

Family receiving friends, 7pm-8pm, Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Avenue.

Service Information

A funeral service will be held, 11am, Friday, February 2, 2018
First Baptist Church South Hill
3633 Galberry Road Chesapeake VA

Interment Information

Roosevelt Memorial Park
1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake VA

Andrew H. Gray, 77, passed away on January 27, 2018. He was born to late Andrew H. and Catherine E Gray, Sr. Andrew was a graduate of Crestwood High in 1958. He received his Bachelor of Education from Norfolk State University and Master of Science in Education from Old Dominion University. Andrew retired as a School Administrator from Chesapeake Public School System after 38 years. He was a member of Sinai Baptist Church. He was survived by his loving and devoted wife of 55 years, Dorothy M. Gray; Daughters, Alvera Davis, Carlotta Gray-Cuffee (Russell), Cherl-lynn Hyater (Keith), Anita Gray (Alfred); Sons, Andrew H. Gray III and Bobby D. Gray (Deborah); Sister, Nelda Sims; Brothers, William T. Gray, Sr., Marvin A. Gray and Alvin Gray; uncle, Wilbert Gray; Grandchildren, Harry Jr., Bobby Jr., Shaune, JaVaughan, Siobhan, Chelsey, Justen, Christopher, Jhordan, Robert and Donovan; Great-grandchildren, Nyla, Kameron, Malena, Isaiah, Kailee and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.

Sante O. Smith Mr. Gray was a loyal and faithful member of the NSUAA-Chesapeake Chapter and it was always a pleasure to be in his company. Rest In Heaven, Fellow Spartan.. You will be missed...
Posted: 2/2/2018
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Deborah McNeal Praying for the family during this difficult time. I worked with Mr. Gray at Southwestern Elementary. He was a wonderful administrator. May God's love continue to comfort the family.
Posted: 2/1/2018
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Estherine J. Harding I write to express my sympathy to the Gray family. You have my earnest prayers during this most difficult time. Andrew was a true Norfolk State University Spartan, we both served on the Chesapeake Alumni Chapter Scholarship Committee for several years. To God be the glory for a wonderful life of service as an educator.
Posted: 2/1/2018
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Gilbert & Angela Price Praying that God will strengthen you in the passing of your loved one.
Posted: 2/1/2018
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Joyce & Stacy Howard My mother & I would like to express our sincerest condolences to your family. We're certainly familiar with the pain of losing a loved one in death. It is very encouraging that the Bible can bring soothing comforting words at a time such as this. When you've time, please consider reading Isaiah 25:8, 1Corinthians 15:26 & Revelations 21:3, 4 and know that these promises are true because God cannot lie. (Titus 1:2) We also invite you to contact us via our email address for more information that offers a wonderful positive hope for the very near future. May God strengthen and comfort you during this difficult time. (2Corinthians 1:3) Our most heartfelt prayers and regards, Joyce & Stacy Howard.
Posted: 1/31/2018
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Ebony Glover My deepest sympathy goes out to the Gray family. I know he was a wonderful loving father and husband to his family. My heart goes out to anita and the family.
Posted: 1/31/2018
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Lucille C. Smith I only knew Andrew & his family for a short time but they were a joy to be around. I am praying for the family. He has left his earthly home but is now residing in his new home. Love to the family.
Posted: 1/31/2018
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Karen y.Hunter Praying for you and your family.
Posted: 1/31/2018
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Melanie Littlejohn-Lee Rest now Dear Cousin.... until we meet again...We love you...Melanie, Erron, Austin, & Ryan Littlejohn
Posted: 1/30/2018
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Brian Gadsby Anita and family, God Bless You all during this time of grief. You all blessed Mr. Gray with so much support and love you have shown him in his journey over the past several months. He is now at peace and what a true blessing to have the family he had to help him along the way.
Posted: 1/30/2018
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