Bernard Charles Gay

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Bernard Charles Gay, a resident of Eureka Springs, AR, was born November 30, 1923 in Rochester, MI, a son of Frank and Gladys (Blake) Gay. He departed this life Friday, July 17, 2009 in Eureka Springs, AR, at the age of 85.

Mr. Gay served in the United States Navy during World War II.

He is survived by two nephews, Jeff Gay and wife Carrie of Eureka Springs, AR and Glen Gay of Little Rock, AR; one great-niece; four great-nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Ken and Gerald Gay; and one sister, Barbara Thorpe.

Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at Nelson's Chapel of the Springs in Eureka Springs. Online condolences may be sent to the family at