DEXTER - Mary Ann Gray, 76, died Mar. 21, 2016, at a Bangor nursing home after a long illness. She was born Feb. 21, 1940, in Corinna, the daughter of Ernest and Marion (Thompson) Cooley.
She attended Dexter schools and was a 38-year member of the Dexter Pentecostal Church.
She is survived by a son, Kenneth M. Bennett of Guilford; two grandsons, Michael Bennett of Dexter and Trevan Gray of Norway; a brother, Frederick Cooley of Corinna; three stepchildren, Ralph, Randy and Ricky Woodbury; a special nephew, Joey Woodbury; and a close friend, Gloria Levenseller of N.H. Mary was predeceased by her husband, Donald Gray Sr.; and her son, Donald Gray Jr.
Memorial services will be held at the Ferndale Cemetery in Ripley in the spring. Those who wish may make memorial donations for the benefit of the family in care of the funeral home. Cremation arrangements are by the Thompson Funeral Home, 17 Hudson Road, Corinth.