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The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« on: September 01, 2015, 04:22:09 AM »
It with a very heavy heart I write this but Sonnie Gray (Catskinner) passed away yesterday in Texas,he was a close and dear friend.He was a remarkable human being compassionate and caring he was my hero in life I will truly miss my friend RIP Sonnie   
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2015, 04:30:53 AM »
When you messaged me my heart sunk. He was a great guy and would help anyone. He will be missed, that's for sure.

RIP my friend!

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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #2 on: September 01, 2015, 04:43:05 AM »
Oh Man this is sad news! He was one of the good ones! RIP Sonny. Prayers and condolences to all his friends and family  :(
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #3 on: September 01, 2015, 05:46:30 AM »
Sure Sorry to hear this...Sonny was a good guy...
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« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2015, 05:50:40 AM »
Sadness.  He was on my list of "must meet" people.  His influence on the bus community goes further than he will ever know...
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #5 on: September 01, 2015, 05:51:43 AM »
Just remember smoking rear tires and smile... Someone who we will really miss..rdw
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #6 on: September 01, 2015, 06:05:26 AM »
Very sorry to hear this. I only met him once and that was an honor.  Rest in peace Sonnie


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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #7 on: September 01, 2015, 06:07:50 AM »
My condolences to his family, and you and his other friends. I will always think of you, Sonnie, and Mike, while sitting around a busin' campfire, for the help you guys gave Deb and I while on the road. Our bus community has lost a great one. RIP Sonnie!
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #8 on: September 01, 2015, 06:17:33 AM »
Not that many people around that would bring a friend a 3rd member for a Eagle 1200 miles for a homemade hamburger he was 1 in a million 
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #9 on: September 01, 2015, 06:32:02 AM »
I have a deep hole inside my heart as Sonnie truly was one of those people you looked up to for guidance, friendship and compassion.  Dam, I miss you buddy, just talked to you last week and had no idea that would be the last time.  Safe journey to be with Patti, see you again one day.
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #10 on: September 01, 2015, 06:57:21 AM »
I never met Sonnie but he sure sounds like a good one from all your comments. Sorry for your loss. Craig
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #11 on: September 01, 2015, 07:00:59 AM »
Sonnie was a real Bus Nut, not asking for anything but always ready to give a helping hand.  We lost one of the good ones.
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #12 on: September 01, 2015, 07:20:49 AM »
Life is short he was fine last week laughing and joking really happy with his new life, his stent he got about 7 or 8 years back was giving him problems but he thought the new medications would cure it.

When Mike gets more details he will let us know he is headed for TX to pickup the bus and Sonnies belongings,it tough on Mike and Brenda so I am not bothering them with phone calls he will let me know
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #13 on: September 01, 2015, 08:12:02 AM »
So sorry to hear this! Wow it's hard to comprehend him being gone. But as sad as it is he can now be with Patti again.
RIP Sonny!
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Re: The Passing of Sonnie Gray
« Reply #14 on: September 01, 2015, 09:44:34 AM »
So sorry to hear. RIP Sonnie
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