Mary Gray FishFebruary 20, 1921 ~ February 10, 2018 (age 96)
Mary Gray Fish went to be with her Lord on Saturday, February 10.
Mary Gray was born February 20, 1921 in Zebulon, NC to the late Theodore Clifton Pippin, Sr. and Florence Nightingale Finch Pippin.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmo Clifton Fish, Jr.; an infant son John Calvin Fish; grandson William Chadwick Harwell; and her two brothers Ted Pippin and Harold Pippin.
Mary Gray was an elementary school teacher for 30 years in the Wake County School System. She was a faithful Sunday School teacher and Bible Study leader.
Mary Gray has three daughters: Ellen Harwell (Choco) of High Point, NC; Mot Phelps (Leon) of Fuquay-Varina, NC; and Jenny Currin (Tim) of Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Mary Gray has seven grandchildren: Lisa Harwell Hall, Walt Phelps, Matt Phelps, Daniel Harwell, Olivia Currin Britt, Valerie Currin Anderson, Parker Phelps Stall; and nine great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Fish’s Home going Service will be held on Tuesday, February 13 at Fuquay-Varina Baptist Church located at 301 North Woodrow Street. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m. Followed by the service at 2:00 p.m.
A private family burial will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memory of grandson William Chadwick Harwell.
The family would like to thank the caretakers at Universal, Terrance and many others along with Heartland Hospice.