John Gray was born in 1947 and died on November 13, 2015.
He was a New Zealand Anglican clergyman and Bishop of Te Waipounamu from 1996 to 2015.
John Gray was ordained as a Deacon in 1982, and as a priest in 1983 and as a Bishop in 1996.
Former Bishop of the South Island, John Gray, served as Vicar General to Te Pihopa o Aotearoa for 10 years
“Gray ministry and courageous leadership within Te Pihopatanga o Aotearoa and the wider Three Tikanga Church will be sorely missed,” a statement from his family
Bishop John Gray was married to wife Helen, who he left behind and his son Robert, daughters Raquel and Rawinia, and His granddaughter Extended family.
Bishop Gray passed away due to a long illness at 68 yrs old on November 13, 2015.