Freida Ruth Gray of Goodlettsville, TN entered her eternal home on May 22, 2018 surrounded by her family; she was 67. Freida was retired from Regions Bank as Vice President and Area Branch Operations Manager. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Hendersonville. Freida was a volunteer at Skyline Medical Center, USO at the Nashville International Airport and Citizen Patrol for the city of Goodlettsville.
Her amazing smile and laughter could melt the hearts of those around her. Frieda’s determination and bravery was contagious. She absolutely adored her grandchildren & great granddaughter. She was blessed with such a large and loving family who loved her dearly. If anyone needed help in anyway, she was there for family or friends alike. Freida had many Aunts, Uncles and Cousins who cared for her throughout the years and she cherished them dearly. Nell Clay, Joyce Donlon and Alma Smith, will forever be her momma angels.
Freida is survived by her mother, Martha Gammon Bohannon Gray of Goodlettsville, TN. Brothers Don (Cindy) Gray of Barstow, CA and William (Brenda) Bohannon of Portland, TN. Sister Connie (Tom) Paulson of Katy, TX. Son William “Troy” Dixon of San Francisco, CA. and Daughter Jill (Terry) Cox of Hurricane, WV. Brian (Jenny) Arant of Pueblo, CO. Grandchildren Olivia (Teddy) Hensley, Madelyn Cox, Emma Cox, Seth Cox, Daniel Cox & Dillon Arant. Great Granddaughter Elizabeth Ruth Hensley. She was proceeded in death by her parents, William T. Gray and Lucille Moore Gray of Goodlettsville, TN and Brother William Thomas “Tommy” Gray II of Goodlettsville, TN.
The family will have a Celebration of Life at Teays Valley Nazarene on Thursday, May 24 from 6:30-7:30. Visitations will take place on Saturday, May 26 at First Baptist Goodlettsville, TN from 10-1pm; Burial to follow at Springhill Cemetery at 2:00pm.
Donations can be made in honor of Freida to The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center. Tischbraintumorcenter.duke.edu