Major Walter Gray (left) and his wife Heather.
(WLTX) - A Charleston Southern University graduate died from a suicide bomb attack in Afghanstan.
The Air Force says Major Walter Gray died Wednesday.
Major Gray served as an Air Liasion officer--or "ALO"--in Afghanistan, meaning he helped coordinate air strikes. He was also a flight commander.
Major Gray was based at Moody Air Force Base in Georgia. He was a native of Conyers, Georgia.
He leaves behind his wife Heather as well as three children.