Sylvania Gray, age 68 of Caryville passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018. She was of the Church of God faith. Sylvania enjoyed fishing, being on the houseboat, and spending time with her family.

She is preceded in death by mother Minnie Wells and father James Slover; first husband Charles White and second husband Desmond Gray.

She is survived by daughters Debbie Nelson & Junior Wilson of LaFollette, and Tammy Walden of LaFollette; sister Lois June Inman & husband Jerry of LaFollette; grandchildren Cody Nelson & Dezere Shoop, Jakob Wilson & Samantha Wallace, Seonna McCuiston, Kenny Walden, and April Walden; great grandchildren Peyton Walden, Haley Walden, MaKenzie Walden, Remington Elkins, Isabelle Shoop, and Bryson Dziczkowski; special Uncle Dub Slover; several nieces, nephews and host of other relatives.

Visitation will be 12 – 1 PM Saturday, June 23, 2018 in the chapel of Martin Wilson Funeral Home followed by funeral service at 1 PM with Rev. Mike Smith officiating. The interment will follow funeral service to Sam Foust Cemetery in Lake City. Pallbearers will be Cody Nelson, Jakob Wilson, Kenny Walden, Junior Wilson, and Jamie Inman.

Sylvania’s memorial page may be viewed at

Arrangements by Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where Families Matter Most”