Obituary Listings

Paul Elton Gray

December 27, 1933 October 2, 2017
Paul Elton Gray
There are condolences waiting approval on Paul's Tribute wall
Obituary for Paul Elton Gray

Paul Elton Gray

Funeral services for Paul Elton Gray will be held 2:00PM, Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the First Pentecostal Holiness Church in Sulphur with Brother Charles Craig officiating. Interment will follow at the Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur.
Paul was born December 27, 1933 in Sulphur to the late Melvin Clinton & Effie May (Shrum) Gray. He died Monday, October 2, 2017 in Ada, at the age of 83 years 10 months and 5 days. Paul and the former Ms. Patsy Fay Driver were married on March 12, 1953 in Gainesville, TX.
Paul grew up in Sulphur, graduating from Sulphur High School in 1952. Following their marriage, he and Patsy made their home in California for a few years, where Paul worked in carpentry, hanging sheetrock. In the late 1950’s, the couple returned to Sulphur where he worked in the oilfield and later for Haliburton Services. Paul spent 15+ years as a self-employed contractor hanging sheetrock. In his spare time, he and Patsy enjoyed traveling. Throughout their marriage, they traveled to all 50 states, as well as to Europe, Canada and Mexico. He also enjoyed rabbit hunting with his “Racing Gray Hounds.”
Survivors include his wife, Patsy; two daughters, Jeanie Jennings and Paula Thomas & husband Bo; four grandchildren, Jeff Jennings & wife Jodi, Crystal Thomas, Levi Thomas & wife Beth and Josh Jennings & wife Sari, all of Davis; seven great-grandchildren, Jaylee & Jett Jennings, Paden, Schane & Jason Thomas and Jax & Jenner Jennings; as well as two sisters, Louann Bonham & husband Gene of Davis and Wanda Spitler of Allen, OK.
In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by one brother, Clifford Gray; son-in-law, Roger Jennings; as well as two nephews, Allen Gray and Kevin Bonham.
Serving as pallbearers will be Jeff Jennings, Crystal Thomas, Levi Thomas, Josh Jennings, Chuck Bonham and Tim Moore.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Paul Elton Gray, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





2:00 PM 10/5/2017 2:00:00 PM
First Love Pentecostal Holiness Church

1503 W. 12th Street
Sulphur, Oklahoma 73086

First Love Pentecostal Holiness Church
1503 W. 12th Street Sulphur 73086 Oklahoma
United States

Cemetery Details


Oaklawn Cemetery Final Resting Place

3 Miles North of Sulphur, on 14th Street
Sulphur, OK 73086

3 Miles North of Sulphur, on 14th Street Sulphur 73086 OK
United States

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Paul Elton Gray

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Paul

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.