Funeral services for Mrs. Florence Askins Gray, age 88, of Fayetteville will be conducted Tuesday at 2 PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Van Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens beside her late husband Clemmie Gray who passed away in 1994. Mrs. Gray passed away Sunday evening at Lincoln Care Center.
A daughter of the late Ross Hamilton and Vela Templeton Askins, she was a native of Lincoln County, formally employed at the National Store, and a member of the First Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter Emily Gray Dailey and husband Chet of Fayetteville and sister Alese Motlow of Fayetteville, Mrs. Gray was preceded in death by a sister Julia Hopper, brother Billy Askins, half-brother David Askins, and half-sister Kathryn Martin.
Visitation with the family will be Tuesday from 12-2 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.