A celebration of life service for Mrs. Gray will be held Wednesday May 28, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Woodmont Baptist Church in Nashville. Interment will be at Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday from 3-8 p.m. at West Harpeth Funeral Home in Nashville.
Mrs. Gray, age 76, of Nashville, went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 24, 2014.
Donna was a graduate of WCA Hospital in Jamestown, N.Y., where she earned her bachelor of nursing degree. She was a beloved wife, mother and grandmother. Donna devoted her life to her faith, her family and extensive friends.
Donna worked as a registered nurse until she retired in 1998 from Alive Hospice, and during the course of her nursing career she comforted countless patients and families.
Donna left a legacy of compassion and kindness, often placing the needs of others before her own. She had a keen mind, and was an avid reader. She also enjoyed sewing and growing daylilies.
The blessings she gave her family are still being counted.
She is preceded in death by her daughter, Brenda Lee Gray; mother, Edith Daugherty Hewitt; and father, Wilfred Hewitt.
She is survived by her devoted husband, Dorian Gray; daughter, Heidi Gray Breeding, of Lebanon; son, Daren Gray, of Spring Hill; sister, Judy Hewitt Wubbena and husband, Jerry, of South Beloit, Wis.; brother, James Hewitt and wife, Elizabeth, of Jamestown, N.Y.; and grandchildren, Katie Breeding and Colton Breeding, of Lebanon.
Memorials may be made to Alive Hospice.
West Harpeth Funeral Home in Nashville is in charge of arrangements, 615-352-9400.