|Jacob A. Gray, age 23 of Galesburg, Illinois, died at 6:19 A.M. on Monday, December 26, 2011 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg, Illinois.
He was born on September 16, 1988 in Galesburg, Illinois the son of John and Deborah Brown Gray. He attended Galesburg and ROWVA Schools.
Surviving are his parents:John (Nancy Parlier) Gray of Galesburg, Illinois and Deborah Brown Gray Seiboldt of Galesburg, Illinois.
His sister preceded in death: Cherish Faye Gray.
Brother: Dusty (Missy) Grindle of Capron, Illinois
Sister: Nikki Critser of Galesburg, Illinois
Girlfriend: Kristian Carter "Baby Girl" of Galesburg, Illinois
Fraternal Grandparents: Carole Knott of Galesburg, Illinois, and Robert Gray of Galesburg, Illinois
Maternal Grandparents preceded in death; William and Melba Ruth Brown.
Uncles: James (Carrie Bewley) Gray of Wataga, Illinois; Mark (Ruth Ann) Brown of Abingdon, Illinois;Robert (Sarah) Brown of Galesburg, Illinois.
Uncle preceded in death: Robert Alan Gray.
Aunts:Linda (Dennis) Rice of East Galesburg, Illinois, and Darla Brown of Galesburg, Illinois.
Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins.
His best friend preceded in death: J.B. Peterson.
He worked for Derby Industries and then Taco Bell in Galesburg, Illinois and various other jobs in the area.
He was an avid Colts and Cardinals Fan.
He enjoyed working and helping out at the Skate Palace in Galesburg, Illinois.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, December 30, 2011 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois. Rev. Don Reynolds officiating. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM until time of services on Friday, December 30, 2011 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois.Interment will be at East Linwood Cemetery, Galesburg, Illinois. Fellowship will follow the Graveside Services at the Hurd-Hendricks Fellowship Center. Memorials may be made to the Family.