Freda Diane Gray, 56, of Hoxie, passed away July 15, 2020, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro.

Born Sept. 22, 1963, in Fontaine, she was the daughter of the late Harmon Preston and Bonnie Mae Arnold Rhine. She was united in marriage to James Robert Gray IV on June 8, 1992. Freda was a very loving wife, mother and grandmother, and loved collecting beautiful angels. She was of the Pentecostal faith and a member of the Jonesboro Worship Center.

She is preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Robert Rhine.

Survivors include her husband, James of the home; a son, Michael of the home; two stepchildren, James Gray of Jonesboro, and Shellie Marie Sanders of Cartwright, Miss.; two grandchildren, Austin and Kayla Star Gray; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Jerry (Wendy) Rhine of Paragould; one sister, Debbie (Denny) Morphis of Walnut Ridge; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral Service was July 18, at 11 a.m. at Bryan Funeral Home with Bro. Marty Spurlock officiating. Pallbearers were Brandon Rhine, Michael Gray, Tommy Gray, Tim McQuay, Paul Parks and Jimmy Smith. Honorary pallbearers were Butch Park, Bro. Rick Hart and Scott Owens. Interment was in Lawrence Memorial Park.

Visitation preceded the funeral at 10 a.m.

An online guestbook is available at

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