Robert Bob Eugene Gray Sr  December 4 1955

Robert Bob Eugene Gray Sr December 4 1955October 28 2022

December 4 1955 October 28 2022
Obituary Please share a memory of Robert “Bob” to include in a keepsake book for family and friends. View Tribute Book Robert Eugene Gray Sr., age 66, of Mattoon passed away at 12:58 a.m. on Friday, October 28, 2022 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center. Memorial services honoring his life will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 3, 2022 at Schilling Funeral Home with Pastor Travis Spencer officiating. Burial will take place at a later date. Military Rites will begin on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. and will be followed by a visitation for family and friends until the time of the service. Robert was born on December 4, 1955 in Charleston, the son of Ralph and Doris “Pauline” (Cutright) White. He married Debbie Flick on February 14, 1981. Survivors include his loving wife, Debbie Gray of Mattoon, IL; son, Robert Eugene Gray Jr. of Mattoon, IL; daughter, Rebecca Gray of Mattoon, IL; grandchildren, Joseph (Jewel) Gray of Mattoon, IL, Jonathan “J.B.” Craig of Charleston, IL, Bailey Craig of Charleston, IL, Clint Craig of Mattoon, IL, Dallas Mince of Mattoon, IL and Clayton Gray of Mattoon, IL; great-grandchildren, Nyla Gray and Nyrin Gray both of Mattoon, IL; sister, Paula Dyer of Mattoon, IL; and brother, Danny Sr. (Jeri) White of Mattoon, IL. Robert was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Amy Gray; twin brother, Rodger Gray; and grandson, Xzander Trueblood. Robert served honorably and proudly in the United States Marines. He worked the pit shack at the Charleston Speedway for 48 years. He obtained his CDL and was a truck driver for 10 years. He also worked for Bennett Grain in Windsor. Robert was a member of the Class Pack Car Club of Neoga. He loved cars and trucks. Most of all, Robert enjoyed spending time with his family. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew him. Online condolences may be expressed at or Schilling Funeral Home’s Facebook page. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert “Bob”, please visit our floral store. Read more

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Robert Bob Eugene Gray Sr December 4 1955 October 28 2022.

Schilling Funeral Home

Death notice for the town of: Mattoon, state: Illinois

death notice Robert Bob Eugene Gray Sr December 4 1955 October 28 2022

obituary notice Robert Bob Eugene Gray Sr December 4 1955 October 28 2022

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