Edward Joe Gray
Edward Joe Gray
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Gray, Mr
Edward Joe
Muskegon, Michigan

Mr. Edward "BIG ED" Gray Sr, age 54, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, April 2, 2022. He was born in Muskegon, MI on April 1, 1968 to the union of Robert Gray and Mary Summers-Gray. Edward graduated from Muskegon High School with the class of 1986. He married the former Doreletter Glover on March 12, 2008 in Muskegon, MI & they were together for 20 years. Edward had been employed as a Barber for several years cutting hair since he was 14 years old in his mother's basement. Edward accepted Christ and was a member of Spring Street Baptist Church under the leadership of the former pastor Dr. Dwayne D. Banks. He enjoyed making jokes, meeting new people, playing video games, partying, playing casino games, fishing, and his old classic Buick cars. Edward believed he was the best cook on the grill. He will be deeply missed along with his unique personality and hilarious sense of humor.


Edward leaves to cherish in memories his wife, Doreletter Gray; children, Cynitha Gordon, Edward Gray Jr., Devin Glover, Edrick Gray; siblings, Troy Minor, Robert Charles, Benita Charles, Robert Hunter, Tammie Briggs, and Kim Hunter; grandchildren, Kamryn, Emarion, Cassius, Carmelo, Ah'legaci; special friends, Danny Lane, Jamal Lane, Benny Nichols, John King, and Pastor Scottie McKinley; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends. Edward preceded in death by his father, Robert Gray, mother, Mary Gray; sister, Serlida Summers, and son D'Anthony Glover.

A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, April 11, 2022, 12:00 PM at Corinthian Baptist Church with Pastor Scottie McKinley officiating. Interment in Oakwood Cemetery.

A visitation will be held on Monday,April 11, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Corinthians Baptist Church.

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L LaVese Potts on Apr 11, 2022

Dear cousin, I just want to remember the fun times I had with you and the times you cooked for us when I was younger. Luv you king fly high!

D Debra on Apr 10, 2022

CandleMay God give you'll an strength in this time of losing your love one. May God face shine upon you and give you peace. Debra Terrell -Gay

R Royal Jackson on Apr 10, 2022

I am on the way...

R Royal Jackson on Apr 10, 2022

Fuck some flowers, Just did what we got to deal with, cement glovers....

L Linda Pace-Wright on Apr 9, 2022

CandleGod is still in charge....I pray for Jesus to give strength and comfort to those those that are grieving.

A Audrey Allen on Apr 9, 2022

To the Edward Gray: Family just know to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord...Ed is in a way better place now away from this mean mean world. I pray that you all find comfort and strength in our Heavenly Father as these weeks and months and years go by.๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ Take your rest Buddy (BigEd)๐Ÿ˜ญ

G Gilda Wilson on Apr 8, 2022

To the Gray family so sorry for your loss. Ed had joined our church and was involved. He truly loved the service he would come by where I was seated and tell me how he enjoyed it. His parents were my family friends. Rest in peace with Joe, Mary and Serilda they will be glad to see you. God has something for you to do when you get there. Farewell my buddy. Gone but not forgotten. Rest in Peace ๐ŸŒน ๐ŸŒน โค. Gilda, Felicia and Willie (chilli JR)

R Richard Locke on Apr 8, 2022

He always called me Uncle Richard. I miss him.

T Thomas (Ricky) Nichols on Apr 8, 2022

Going miss you you Big Ed.Beautiful in Blue was purchased for the family of Edward Joe Gray by Thomas (Ricky) Nichols. A tree was also planted in memory of Edward Joe Gray

D Debbie Watson on Apr 8, 2022

Ed's gonna truly be missed, he always called me old lady, this was the first bday he didn't find me to bless me with a lil something as he would say, my ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™ go out to the family whom I Debbie Watson been knowing all my life โค๏ธ

C Carmela Taft on Apr 7, 2022

CandleRest in peace cuz.

M Marie Roberson on Apr 6, 2022

This one is really a blow! Big Ed was a friend who was always the same no matter what. Remembering all the good times we shared & all the laughs. One of our last conversations was you telling me that Serilda had passed and you were all alone now. I reassured you that you weren't alone and had plenty of people who loved you. I will miss seeing you my friend but take comfort in knowing that you are now at Peace and resting with the Lord! Rest well my friend until we meet again๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™

L Linda & William Hunt on Apr 6, 2022

CandleWords cannot express the pain that I feel I love you cuz and I so happy that I told you that often.. My Condolences may you rest in peace ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ ๐Ÿ•Š

M Monique Atkinson on Apr 6, 2022

Big Ed you will be truly missed โค๏ธ prayers and condolences ๐Ÿ’ to your family..

D Denisha parker Brantley on Apr 5, 2022

R.I.P my friend Edward Gray๐Ÿ˜ชโค

S Stephanie Fields on Apr 5, 2022

I will always love you and miss you my KING ๐Ÿ‘‘ ๐Ÿ’– ๐Ÿ‘‘ ๐Ÿ‘‘ ๐Ÿ‘‘๐Ÿ‘‘โค๏ธ BIG ED RIP crying so hard

G Gemini DaPoet on Apr 5, 2022

Man this one hurts! No matter where or when I saw you, you always told me โ€œYou bet not EVA stop talkin yo s***! The truth hurts but the city needs your voiceโ€ and then hit me with the ๐Ÿค™๐ŸพSo I promise(as you always made me) I wonโ€™t quit as long as there is breath in me. Thank you for always loving and supporting me! Jokes and all. Rest easy famโœŠ๐Ÿพโค๏ธ

D Debra Ford Curry on Apr 5, 2022

Dear family members, as the days and weeks pass, and you return to your life's normal routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. - Debra Ford Curry and family

D Debra Ford Curry on Apr 5, 2022

My sincere sympathy, To the Gray Family Love the Ford FamilySimply Elegant Spathiphyllum was purchased for the family of Edward Joe Gray by Debra Ford Curry.

L Lawana Jolivette on Apr 5, 2022

Sending Love, Comfort and Profound Peace to our Family the Grays. Love The Jolivette's Donny, Lawana, and Iziah and Ofori's Theo & Sydney

T Tonya lee on Apr 5, 2022

Man big Ed was my dog always had something smart to say then we argue and hug. I'm miss my dog. Prayers to Soby and the children and siblings I will keep you all in my prayers

C Christina Massey on Apr 5, 2022

My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Big Ed was a really cool, funny, guy, he will be missed.

T Trynette Capri Gray on Apr 5, 2022

I'll forever have the best memories of hanging out with you, from driving you around when I came to visit, to you telling me I better not hear about you talking to him again but not in those words. I love you Cousin Ed. Prayers to all the family and friends whos lives you have touched.

T Tamikka Tatum on Apr 5, 2022

Rest In Peace Big Ed

M Marnette Hunter on Apr 5, 2022

Why Do I feel like Your where you wanting to be With Your Mom, Daddy,Serilda, And D'Anthony...Love you Brother The Earth will Never be the Same without you...I Love You Your Lil Sis๐Ÿฅบ๐Ÿ’”

M Marie Williams on Apr 5, 2022

CandleSending Prayers To The Family. You Will Be Truly Missed Big Ed.

L Lori claflin on Apr 5, 2022


L Linda Pace-Wright on Apr 5, 2022

CandlePrayers of comfort for the family.

S Shirley Booker on Apr 5, 2022

I am sadden to hear of Edโ€™s passing. My condolences to Edwardโ€™s family. Asking God to comfort you & give you peace during the coming days ahead. โค๏ธ

R Reuben L German on Apr 4, 2022

Sent with love and remembrance,Full Of Love Bouquet was purchased for the family of Edward Joe Gray by Reuben L German.

D Danette Jolivette on Apr 4, 2022

CandleGray Families..Again, wherever a beautiful soul has been, there leaves a trail of beautiful memories, our hearts are broken, Uncles, Aunts, sisters, brothers, cousins and a tremendous amount of friends and love ones-"Edward Joe Gray" Your Family



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