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Dr. J Minor Gregory

Dr. J Minor Gregory, 62, died September 20th at Presbyterian Village following an extended illness.

He is survived by his wife, Emily Gregory; his daughters, Abigail Armstrong (Will) and Margaret Hart (Tom) and granddaughter, Amelia Grace Hart.

He was born in Memphis, TN on July 15, 1955 son of Margaret and Noel Gregory (deceased). He spent his early years in Augusta, AR and is survived by two brothers, Noel K. Gregory, Nathan Gregory (Brenda) and sister, Betsy Arnim. Other survivors include his mother-in-law, Emily Thom (Sidney).

Dr. Gregory graduated from Augusta High School in 1973, and attended the University of Arkansas, graduating in 1978. Following a career in family farming, he pursued a degree in medicine, graduating from University of Arkansas College of Medicine in 1995. Upon completion of his residency he was a partner in Radiology Associates, P.A.

A visitation will be held at Ruebel Funeral Home on Saturday September 23rd at 4:00pm followed by a memorial service at 5:00. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be sent to Arkansas Hospice. Dr. Gregory enjoyed horse racing and had a special place in his heart for retired race horses. In honor of that interest memorials may also be made to Old Friends Farm, Georgetown, KY.

We would like to extend a special thank you to the many nurses and caregivers at Presbyterian Village and Arkansas Hospice, as well as the many friends and family who took the time to visit Minor during his illness. The family would also like to specifically thank Scott Dumas, his devoted friend and caregiver. Arrangements by Ruebel Funeral Home, www.ruebelfuneralhome.com.

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"Mrs Gregory and girls so sorry to hear of Dr Gs passing, I loved working with him. He was always so sweet and kind. He will be missed greatly!! Prayers are with y'all during this difficult time."
Cheryl Green | Judsonia, AR | Razorbackfan05@gmail.com

"I am so deeply saddened to hear of DR. Gregory passing away. I started working with him in 2003. He was a great Doctor and mentor to us all. He was always kind to us Technologist. He was very good at what he did and it made our jobs much easier. May God be with you all during this time. God Bless🙏🏻 Jennifer Bonney Bryant"
Jennifer Bonney Bryant | Bradford, AR | Bonneygirl74@yahoo.com

"Emily, I am so sorry to hear about Minor. He was a fine man. Ronnie Jones."
Ronnie N. Jones | Little Rock, Ar | ronniejones1944@sbcglobal.net

"I am deeply saddened to to hear of Dr. Gregorys passing. He was not only a great doctor to work with, he was also a great friend and person. I will miss running into to him at Oaklawn and getting his secret picks. He will be missed by all his radiology family at WCMC. Deepest sympathy and prayers to your family during this difficult time."
Josh Hardcastle | Searcy, AR | jhhardcastle@yahoo.com

"Emily, Abby, and Margaret,
I am so sorry about Minor. He was a wonderful man and I always enjoyed seeing him at the bank. He always had a smile and was kind to all of us.
Wanted to send you this quote that I love:
"There's an open gate at the end of the road Through which each must go alone, And there, in a light we cannot see, Our Father claims His own...
Beyond the gate, Minor finds happiness and rest.
And there is comfort in the thought That a loving God knows best. May the same God who has welcomed him home, keep you in His care through this difficult time. My prayers and sympathy to you all."

Lee Ann Hogue | Little Rock, AR | lhogue@bankoflittlerock.com

"Our prayers & thoughts are for the family. Dr. Gregory (Minor), will be missed by all who knew him. He was gifted with a brilliant mind, a kind heart & a beautiful smile! It was a privilege to know him. May the Lord wrap you all in his gracious arms."
Kenny & Debbie Jones | Augusta Ar | dsjones@centurytel.net

"Emily and family,
We have such good and fond memories of Minor and his years of growing up and attending school in Augusta. A good athletic, student, and friend.
Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with you.
Raymond and Barbara"

Raymond & Barbara Bowen | Augusta, AR | bograms44@yahoo.com

"Emily and family,
We are so sorry to hear of Minor's passing. He was such a fine man and Doctor and just nice person. Our prayers are for your comfort and healing now. God bless you all."

Jerry and Anita Prather | Santa Rosa Beach, FL | jlpra@aol.com

"I'm sorry sorry to hear of Dr. Gregory's passing. He was such a wonderful man. The world will miss him. Heaven gained an angel!"
Mike Bryant | Bryant, AR | jmichaelbryant@sbcglobal.net

"And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes,+ and death will be no more,+ neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore.+ The former things have passed away. (Revelation 21:4) This prophecy tells us that one day we will see our dead loved ones again in a new world! Please seek Jehovah God to see his promises fulfilled....."
CM | , GA |

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