About John "JJ" Gray
John Jacob Gray, affectionately known as "JJ," attended Southern High School as a member of the Class of 2013. JJ was a member of the football and track and field teams at Southern. He lettered his freshman and sophomore year of football, and advanced to the OHSAA Divison 3 Regional Finals in two events his sophomore year of track and field. Known for his loyalty towards family and friends, as well as his friendliness, JJ was popular among students and staff at Southern, as well as the community of Racine and Meigs County. JJ passed away on August 14th, 2011 from injuries sustained in a car accident. He was 17 years old. He lives on in the hearts of his many friends and his family.