Carl E. Gray Jr., 81, of Beaufort, N.C., died Monday (Jan. 27, 2014). He was born and raised in Marietta. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Brooks Funeral Home, Morehead City, with the Rev. Deborah Scott Gray Dawson officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.