Debra Ann Gray, born on 04/29/1957 and Entered Heaven’s Gates on 03/07/2022. Debra a Jacksonville native was a lover of life with a Gypsy soul, a feisty, strong & very determined woman. Throughout her 64 years of life on earth she had traveled many places in the US. She was a 9-year cancer survivor & loved her Florida State Seminole’s. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren & great grandchildren which brought her joy.
She was a Wife, Mother, Daughter, Sister, Grandmother (Grammy), Great Grandmother, Aunt and Friend to many.
She was proceeded in death by her Parents Fred E Stafford Sr & Vivian Marie Stafford, Mother-in-Law Roberta Gray, Brother-in-Law Glen Gray & granddaughter – Nevaeh Velkly.
Her Surviving family; Husband Richard Gray (RJ), Children – Stephanie Overstreet Velkly, Beverly Overstreet Barrow, Kenneth Matthew “Matt” Overstreet (Kimberly), Siblings Fred Stafford (Marlene) Denise Stafford Tiencken (Rusty) Alice Stafford Price (Wade), John Stafford, Richard Stafford, Cousin Carol Stafford & many Nieces & Nephews Grandchildren/Great Grandchildren by family: Stephanie’s Family- Mark (Crystal) – Hayden, Wyatt & Isabella Morgan – Jonah, Ryleigh, Michealla (Joseph) – Sidney “JD”, Addilyn & Sophia Grace Beverly’s Family– Hailey (Davey) – Fisher & Jocie, Hunter (Amber) Jayce (Jaxon Leon is due in June 2022),Heather – Kai James Matt’s Family (Kimberly) – Shelby (Cole) (Ella Rae is due in July 2022) Brianna
In lieu of flowers the family request to send donations to Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, if you choose to purchase flowers, please purchase from a local florist so there are no delivery issues.