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Thursday June 28th, 2018
3:00pm - 5:00pm

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Thursday June 28th, 2018
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Celebration of Life Service

Manchester Christian Church
Friday June 29th, 2018

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Gayle P. Whitt

Gayle P. Whitt passed to be with our Lord and Savior on June 24, 2018. She left such a legacy of love, strength, and joy to her large family and many loved friends. Born in Kingsport, TN on September 18, 1941, she leaves behind the love of her life Garland M. Whitt. They were married for 56 years and raised four children in Manchester, Ohio.

Gayle and Garland started G & R Excavating in 1980 which is now a very successful three-generation family business. 

Gayle was a long-time member of Manchester Christian Church. 

Gayle loved gardening, reading, shopping, traveling, and lunches with friends, family and the YaYa's. She has gone home to be with the Lord and her son, Mitchell S. Whitt.

She is survived by her three daughters, Vicki L. Whitt, Deana M. Whitt (Bill Helm), Kelly J. Whitt; daughter-in-law, Kelly L. Whitt; sister, Phyllis Robinette; and nephew (caregiver), Tony Whitt. Also by grandchildren; Josh (Jessy) Capps, Andrew Pickrell, Christina (Matt) Soltis, Jessi (Joe) Makan, Steve Whitt, Blaine (Liz) Rine, Jerod Rine, Emma Whitt and Elaina Oberdorfer. Also by great-grandchildren; Kellee Pickrell, Shay Stonkus, Ciera Stonkus, Noah Makan, Carter Makan, Evie Soltis, Owen Soltis, Alice Makan, Ethan Capps and Addy Capps. Also great niece and nephew, Billy and Abbie Whitt

Her grandchildren were the joy of her life. 

She will be missed, but her legacy lives on through her love of family and friends.

Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3250 Greenwich Rd. on Thursday, June 28, 2018, from 3 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Friday, June 29th, at 10 a.m. at Manchester Christian Church, 930 W. Nimisila Rd, Akron, OH 44319. Interment will be held at Canal Fulton Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Manchester Christian Church, in memory of Gayle

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Sending much prayer over your family for peace and comfort during this time of sorry. Im very sorry for the loss of Gail in your lives and hoping you rest knowing shes with Jesus. Yes she gets to dance with Jesus and with her son. She is happy and free of the pain of this world living now in Gods perfect peace. Rejoicing in the presence of our Lord and Savior awaiting the reunion that will bring you all together in a happy and beautiful place. My God bless and comfort all of you today and every day. Love to each of you.

Denise Fioritto Jun 28 2018 12:00 AM

A GARDEN PATH was ordered on June 28, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jun 28 2018 12:00 AM

Vicki, Deana, Kelly and family, Your mom/grandma was such a loving caring woman who always made me feel loved!! She will always be remembered for her warmth, her caring ways and her beautiful smile. Thank you for sharing your mom/grandma with so many! Love and prayers to you all.

Jinger Hoffman Jun 26 2018 12:00 AM

A TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was ordered on June 26, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jun 26 2018 12:00 AM


Expression of Sympathy Jun 26 2018 12:00 AM

There are things that we don't want to happen but have to accept, things we don't want to know but have to learn, and people we can't live without but have to let go...

My deepest sympathy

Shelly Malikowski Jun 26 2018 12:00 AM

An A GARDEN PATH was sent on June 26, 2018

Gayle was our special niece & cousin. She will be missed so much. We will always cherish our family reunions. Our hearts are broken. We loved her dearly & all of you, Paul, Glenda, Joan, Brittany, Ally, Randall, & Jeremia

Expression of Sympathy Jun 26 2018 12:00 AM

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