A prayer service for Frank Gatlin, Jr.,71, will be held on Thursday, February 25 at 5:00 PM at Stewart Family Funeral Home with Father Tim Kelley officiating. Burial will follow at Pitman Muldoon Cemetery in Houston, Saturday, February 27, 2010 at 1:00 PM.
Mr. Gatlin died on Sunday February 21.
He was born January 23, 1939 in Houston to the late Frank R. and Florence Gatlin.
Frank was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Paul Gatlin and John Gatlin and by his sister Nora Trudeau.
He is survived by his wife Amy; daughters, Brenda Gatlin, Teresa Carden and Jan Katchmar; sisters, Frances Nester and husband Jim and Pat Toman and husband Joe; 7 grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Frank loved his family and his dogs, Kacie, Ann and Lillie Belle.
Memorials in honor of Grank Gatlin may be made to the Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Avenue, Nebraska City, NE 68410, the Humane Society of East Texas, 1823 CR 386, Tyler, Texas 75708, Odyssey Healthcare and Hospice, 112 East Line Street, Tyler, Texas 75702 or the American Cancer Society, 1301 South Broadway Ave, Tyler, Texas, 75701.