Howard Gray Petree
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Howard Gray Petree
  • October 16, 1922 - November 25, 2017
  • Winston Salem, North Carolina

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Howard Gray Petree, 95, passed away on Saturday, November 25th, 2017. He was born to the late John and Ella Gordon Petree on October 16th, 1922.
Howard was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He was a quiet, resilient man of many talents, especially in woodworking and furniture restoration.
Howard is proceeded in death by his parents; brother John; sister Earline Petree; wife of 63 years, Elsie Tew Petree; and daughter Patricia Posey.
Surviving Howard is his son, Gray (Betty) Petree; grandchildren Zach Petree, Lynsey Moore, Thomas Gray Posey and Ashley Martinez.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Salemtowne Benevolence Fund, 1000 Salemtowne Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
A funeral service for Howard will be held on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 1pm at Frank Vogler & Sons Reynolda Chapel, Rev. Linda Brown officiating. Visitation will occur one hour prior to funeral services. Burial will follow services at Forsyth Memorial Park Cemetery.
Online condolences for Howard can be made at www.frankvoglerandsons.com. Frank Vogler & Sons is honored to serve the family of Howard Petree.