STATESVILLE, N.C. – Donna Marie Martin Gray, 63, of 111 Village Drive, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at Iredell Memorial Hospital, after a long battle with cancer. She was born April 6, 1946, in Milo, to the late George Martin Sr. and Ethel Small Martin. She was a homemaker and also of the Methodist faith. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by one brother, George Martin Jr. She is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, Kenneth C. Gray Sr. of the home; two sons, Kenneth C. Gray Jr. and wife, Sue, of Statesville, N.C., and Harold “Rusty” Gray and wife, Lila, of Dover-Foxcroft; three daughters, Laurie Hansen and husband, Jeff, of Milo, Holly J. Gray of Statesville, N.C., and Barbara “Bambi” Burton and husband, Mike, of Statesville, N.C.; two brothers, Donald Martin of Brownville and Richard “Dickie” Martin of Milo; 11 grandchildren, Amanda, Phillip, Sarah, Danielle, Lauren, Cotie, Bailee, Kameron, Courtney, Morgan and Wyatt; two great-grandchildren, Rylee and Kayci; several uncles, aunts, nephews and nieces. There will be no services. Memorials may be given to American Cancer Society, 6000 Fairview Road, Charlotte, NC 28210. Chapman Funeral Home is assisting the family of Donna Gray. Condolences may be e-mailed to the Gray family by visiting our Web site at www.chapmanfuneralhome.com.