Rebecca Jo Gray
Rebecca Jo Gray, 62, a native of Pineville and a resident of Berwick, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at New Iberia Medical Center while surrounded by her loving husband and children.
Rebecca, known as Becky to most, is survived by her husband, Mike Gray; a son, Jeff Gray and his wife, Jennifer Gray, of Berwick; a daughter, Stephanie Gray of Dallas; one grandson, Dane Gray of Berwick; one brother, Rusty Reeves and wife, Susan, of Mandeville; two nieces, Robin Kohl and husband, Rob, of Mandeville, and Megan Parmley and husband, Brad, of DeRidder; and best friend, Brenda Paray of Berwick.
Becky was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and a special “Gigi” to her grandson, and friend. She devoted almost 20 years as a teacher in the St. Mary Parish School System, the last 16 years at Berwick Junior High School, where she taught from the heart and truly cared about her students. Becky was named teacher of the year for the 2008-09 school year while at Berwick Junior High School.
Becky’s hobbies were painting, any outdoor related activities, especially the beach, an exceptional tennis player, visiting with family and friends on her back patio, cooking and baking. There was no person or animal who came to her home and left hungry.
Becky was preceded in death by her parents, James and Audrey Reeves.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, beginning at 10 a.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. at Twin City Funeral Home.