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Barbara Jane MacGray, 93, of Cumberland, went to be with her Lord, Monday, June 19, 2017, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, after a brief illness surrounded by her family.
Born Aug. 16, 1923, in Hopedale, Mass., Mrs. MacGray was the daughter of the late Charles Henry Knights and Mildred (Goodnow) Knights. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles Kitchener MacGray.
Barbara graduated from Becker Business School and the Children's Hospital School of Nursing, Boston, Mass. She retired from Sacred Heart Hospital, in 1986, as a surgical nurse. She was a beloved faithful member of the Calvary Baptist church where she taught Sunday school and was on the missions committee. Barbara was also a member of the Christian Women's Club having served as chairman, and the Tri-State Women for Christ.
Barbara is survived by her children, Scott MacGray and wife, Cindy, Steamboat Springs, Colo., Steve MacGray and wife, Sue, LaVale, and Beth Winebrenner and husband, Rick, LaVale; her grandchildren, Jeremy MacGray and wife, Krysta, Charis Petty and husband, Andrew, Sheri Orndorff and husband, Brian, Aaron MacGray and wife, Lizzie, Jennifer Dennison, Jacklyn Hott, and JR Winebrenner; as well as 16 great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur Street, Cumberland, (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com) on Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 10 to 11 a.m.
A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Bruce McBride officiating.
Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Samaritan's Purse (www.samaritanspurse.org).
Published on June 21, 2017
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