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Date of Birth: November 07, 1961

Date of Death: February 03, 2019

Joseph Stephen Gray Jr, 57 years young of Tulsa, OK died on Feb 3, 2019 in Phoenix, AZ Born in Brunswick, ME on November 7, 1961 to his surviving parents Beverly Oliver and Joseph Stephen Gray Sr. They later moved to Tulsa to be with his mother's family where he grew up and graduated from. Joe graduated from Central High School in 1980. After graduating high school Joe entered the service for the United States Marines Corp for 7 years. After the Marines, Joe relocated to Phoenix, AZ. Joe met his surviving wife Victoria Semaan Gray in 1997. In their life of 22 years together they created two beautiful children together, Laila T Gray born January of 2000 and Joseph C Gray III born May of 2004. Joe also has two handsome older sons, Jonathan Gray born September of 1982 and Trei Williams born November of 1989. His children were his life and he loved them so much. Joe is also survived by four lovely brothers and two beautiful sisters, John Gray, Joel S Gray, Jason D Gray, Deon Anderson, Monice Miller, and Karen J Gray. He also is survived by his nieces and nephews and their children. Joe's grandmothers Mary Frances Oliver, Emma M Gray, his grandfathers Willie C Oliver Sr, Joseph F Gray and his dad Louis A Miller preceded him in death. Joe was taken to the gates of heaven way to early. The Lord has now given us another beautiful angel to look over us here on earth. He will be truly be missed by many.

Service Information

Viewing will be held from 9am-12pm and service will be from 12pm-1pm at Best Funeral Services, 9380 West Peoria Avenue, Peoria, Arizona 85345 After the services we will be gathering at 7602 W Dreyfus Dr Peoria, AZ 85381


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