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Robert Eugene "Gene" Gray

August 2, 1955 - June 2, 2021

Robert “Gene” Gray, age 65, of Wilmington, passed away on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at the Vidant Medical Center.

He was born in Bedford, VA on August 2, 1955, the son of Robert Edward Gray and Helen Marie Meador Gray.

“Gene” worked in Maintenance at General Electric for many years, until his retirement.

He is survived by his wife, Gwyn Foust Gray; children Robert Eugene Gray, Jr. (Lauren), Scarlett Gray Fox (Deago) and Megan Parker; grandchildren Amelia, Drake, Sadie and Adonis. He is also survived by his mother, Helen Meador Gray of Burlington, KY; siblings William Gray (Josephine), Mark Gray (Linda) and Dona Gray Keys (Jack) as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father, Robert Edward Gray

“Gene” was a proud Veteran who served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He was an avid fisherman and a master gardener.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association in his memory.

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