Debora Ann Gray was born to Sam and Cherry Gray in St. Louis Missouri on Tuesday, September 25, 1956 at City hospital.
Debora gave birth to her first-born son, Andre Maurice Gray, in 1973, moved to Seattle and later gave birth to her second son, Kelton Jamar Dotson in 1978.
Debora attended Seattle Central Community College to get her Nursing Degree. In 1987 she married her husband of 32 years, William Wade Kelley. She had a fulfilling career at Harborview Medical Center and retired after 30 plus years of service in 2010.
Debora also had an entrepreneurial spirit that led her to start multiple businesses which included her T-Shirt business (God’s Lovely T’s), her clothing store (God’s Lovely Fashion), and her head bows business.
Debora’s other passions included her church, her beloved friends, and politics, but her true love was her family, whom she loved with a fierce devotion.