A few details:

  • Died in Houston, Mississippi in July 1930
  • His first name is Lott. His middle name appears in other sources with various spellings (Doolin, Dulin, etc.)
  • Buried in Houston’s Prospect Methodist Church cemetery among several other members of his extended family
  • Children: Thompson (Tip), Mrs. Earl Trussell (Edna), Mrs. Willie Wilson (Anna Belle).
  • One grandchild: Neither Tip (wife: Sabella) nor Edna (husband: Earl) had children. Anna Belle had one boy (Billy), the grandchild mentioned here, and one girl (Barbara Ann). She was 7-8 months pregnant with Barbara Ann when her beloved father died.
L.D. Gray's 1930 obituary

L.D. Gray's 1930 obituary