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Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 1:55 pm

GRAY, John Dillard, 87, of Fayetteville, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Baptist Hospital. He was born Dec. 4, 1925 in Lynchburg to the late Charles Dillard Gray and Mary Wanslow Gray. He was retired from ARO-AEDC and a retired major in the USAFR; he was a longtime member of the VFW and past commander of the Fayetteville VFW, member of the American Legion, 3rd degree Mason-Tullahoma Lodge #0262, Air Force Association, and a member of St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church. Survivors include his son, Bill (Peggy) Gray of Lynchburg; daughter, Susanne (Tom) Incorvia of Austin, Texas; sister, Billie (Jack) Edde of Lynchburg; two grandchildren; and special friend, Josephine Hudson of Flintville. Visitation was held Tuesday, March 19 at Jennings Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, with services following. Rev. Julie Anna Johnson officiated.  Interment followed in Lynchburg Cemetery with full military honors. Jennings Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.