Sammye Gray of Cherokee Texas passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 at the age of 81. She was born to Mary (Brantley) and Sam Williams August 21, 1931 in Brady Texas. She enjoyed reading, hunting arrowheads and visiting with friends.
Sammye is survived by her daughter Rebekah McCarty and husband Bart of Cherokee; Sons Martin and wife Shirley of Cherokee and Mark of Gonzales, Louisiana; daughter-in-law Shannon Gray of Alpine; Five grandchildren, Laura, Rachel, Joshua, Heather, and Symantha; Four Great Grand Children, Josh, Allison, Brianna and Aurora; two first cousins Helen Schafer of San Angelo and Dot Long of Kerrville.
She was preceded in death by her son Lester (Scotty) Gray and her parents.
A celebration of Sammye’s life will be held at the First Baptist Church of Cherokee Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 10:30 A.M. with Reverend Rye Taylor officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to M.D. Anderson Hospital, First Baptist Church of Cherokee or Scott and White Hospice.
Funeral arrangements made under the direction of Waldrope-Hatfield-Hawthorne Funeral Homes, Inc. Llano, Texas. E-mail condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or you may log onto our website, www.whhfuneralhome.com for online condolences.