He was born Sept. 10, 1922, in brazil, as the son of John O. and Maggie Smith Grey.
He graduated from Brazil High School with the Class of 1941.
During World War II, Warren served in the U.S. Army Air Corp in England with the 336th Bob Squadron. He supported air offensives in Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Central Europe and the Ardennes. He was honorably discharged in 1945, with the rank of Staff Sergeant.
Warren married Virginia Belle Devlin July 14, 1946, at First Christian Church, Brazil.
He worked at Allison and Chevrolet in Indianapolis and as a mechanic for many years at Amax Coal/Chinook Mine. In 1969, he founded Grey's Automotive Supply and Radiator Service in Brazil.
He was a member of the First Christian Church of Brazil and Masonic Lodge 541.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Mary Nicoson, Helen Herron and Freeda Murphy and brothers Walter "Pete" Grey, Clyde Grey and John L. Grey.
He is survived by wife Virginia B. Grey, daughter Suanne Grey, sons James Grey and wife Luann, and Philip Grey, all of Brazil, granddaughter Megan Grey, Brazil, sister Joann Grey Higgins, Indianapolis, brothers Melvin Grey, Moab, Utah, and Bence "Maurice" Grey, Urich, Mo., many nieces and nephews and a large extended family.
Moore Funeral Home was chosen to provide cremation services.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Thursday, April 9, at Moore Funeral Home, with Pastor Lyle Monnett officiating.
Should friends so desire, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Herald of His Coming, PO Box 279, Seelyville, Ind., 47878, or the church or charity of your choice.
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