Delois Simmons Gray, 70, of Center Hill, FL, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019, in Leesburg, FL. She was born in Slocomb, Alabama to Hubert and Essie Simmons and was a member of Church of Christ in Bushnell. She enjoyed cooking, fishing and time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She loved listening to Pastor Arnold Murray share the word of God.
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She is survived by her daughter: Angela Taylor (Sam) of Center Hill, FL; sons: Randell Murtha (Denise) of Center Hill, FL, Howard King III of Bushnell, FL, Imani Gray (Shelby Fornash) of Bushnell, FL; grandchildren: Joe (Megan) Taylor, Shane (Pamela) Taylor, Kiel, Jason Yurich, Courtney Murtha; great-grandchildren: Blayton, Bristol, DJ, Tripp, Sam Taylor, Camren King; brothers: Billy Simmons (Daphne) of Bushnell, FL and Hubert Simmons (Joy) of Masaryktown, FL. She was preceded in death by her son, John Murtha.
Visitation and ServiceA service will be held on Friday, June 7, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. (with visitation from 10:30 to 11:00) in Purcell Chapel, with Pastor Glen Frazier officiating. Interment will follow at Center Hill Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.