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Gray Franklin Key

Mr. Gray Franklin Key, age 83, of Mount Airy passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021, at the Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home surrounded by his family. Mr. Key was born on October 15, 1938, in Surry County, to the late Posey and Hazel Redman Key. Gray proudly served his country in the United States Army. He was a loving husband, father, papa, brother, and friend. He will be deeply missed by all that knew him. Gray had a passion for woodworking, golfing, and cooking. He was employed by Dixie Concrete for over 20 years and later retired from Cross Creek Apparel. Left to cherish his memories is his wife of 55 years, June Martin Key; a son, Ken Key and wife Kristi; three grandchildren, Haley Key, Tyler Key, Grayson Key; one niece and her spouse, Rhonda McBride; and a brother-in-law, James McBride. In addition to his parents, Mr. Key was preceded in death by sister, Frances Key McBride and a niece, Yvonne Beck. All services for Mr. Key are private. Moody Funeral Services of Mount Airy is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mount Airy, North Carolina 27030.


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Jane Valentine Nov 7 2021 4:10 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gray Key

Amy Stanley Nov 7 2021 4:01 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gray Key

Phil and Peggy Marsh Nov 4 2021 9:08 PM

Well Gray even though we graduated together and we all go our separate ways, it's so hard to keep in touch. Sorry to hear of your death - RIP school mate.

Shelvia Ettinger Nov 4 2021 2:20 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gray Key

Shelvia Ettinger Nov 4 2021 2:16 PM

I am so sorry to hear of Gray's passing! He was such a nice guy, funny, kind, and sweet. I used to work with him at Cross Creek.

Kathy Beasley Nov 4 2021 4:33 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gray Key

Betty Boyles Nov 3 2021 9:56 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gray Key

Denise Nichols Gray Nov 3 2021 3:40 PM

So sorry for your loss, I know he will greatly missed by his loved ones.

Sam and Jane Reid Nov 3 2021 1:59 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gray Key

Wanda Croom Nov 3 2021 11:36 AM

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