Margaret L. Gray, age 70, of Bowerston, Ohio, died Monday morning, May 21, 2012 in the Amberwood Manor at New Philadelphia following a brief illness. She was born October 8, 1941 in Greentown, Ohio and was the daughter of the late Roger Burton and Mildred “Millie” Houtz Reiboldt.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son Wayne W.”Willy” Gray, Jr. and a brother Roger David Reiboldt.

Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Thursday, May 24, 2012 in the Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home at Sherrodsville with Pastor Bill Harrison officiating. Interment will follow in the Conotton Cemetery.  Calling hours will be held Wednesday from 4 until 8 P.M. in the funeral home. In lieu of purchasing flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Harrison County Senior Center 120 N. Main St., Cadiz, O. 43907, or Community Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 716 Commercial Ave. S.W., New Philadelphia, Ohio. 44663. Those wishing to have flowers at the funeral home are asked to please bring flowers from your own home or garden. Vases to accommodate the flowers will be provided by the family. To leave an online condolence message, please visit the funeral home Web site.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.