William Alvin Gay

William Alvin Gay passed away Aug. 4, 2014, at his farm in Edray, of complications of wounds sustained on Nov. 30, 1967, while serving in the United States Marine Corps in Vietnam. He was awarded the Purple Heart and was medically retired as a 1st Lieutenant in the USMC.

Funeral services are 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at Marlinton United Methodist Church with Rev. David Merryman officiating. Internment will be at the Edray Cemetery following the service.

Viewing is from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Lantz Funeral Home in Buckeye.

The family requests in lieu of flowers, a donation be made in his honor to: Semper Fi Fund, 825 College Blvd., Suite 102, PMB 609, Oceanside, CA 92057.

Online condolences may be made at Lantzfuneralhome.com