Gary Gatlin

Published 11:16 am Friday, August 8, 2014

as born on Sept. 7, 1957, to the late Zeb and Margaret Gatlin. He departed this life on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at St. Tammany Hospital.

On Nov. 2, 1979, Gary Wayne Gatlin married Rose Marie Gatlin, and from this union one child, Kimberly M. Gatlin, was born.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Rose Marie Hart Gatlin, of 34 years; his daughter, Kimberly M. Gatlin; three sisters, Bobbie (Sterling) Magee, Ollie (Truly) Smith and Alice (Curtis) Bickham, all of Franklinton; one brother, Robert (Ruthie) Gatlin of Franklinton; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Zeb and Margaret Gatlin.

Visitation will be Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Franklinton.

The funeral service will be Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall-Jehovah’s Witness, 42590 Louisiana Highway 16, Franklinton. Interment will be held at Martin Cemetery. Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Franklinton is in charge of arrangements. Sign the online guestbook at