William Gater

Born: Wed., Jan. 17, 1940
Died: Sun., Dec. 8, 2013

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William Gater, 73, a 49 year resident of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away on Sunday December 8, 2013 at home in Jackson, MS. William was born on January 17, 1940 in Jackson, Miss to Joe and Anna Spann. He was pre-deceased by his parents and wife, Adlonia Phillips Gater. William was employed as a custodial supervisor for 35 years at IBM before retiring in 1999. He was an active member of Holy Light Pentecostal Church in Poughkeepsie. William is survived by his daughter, Linda Gater of Tampa, FL.; two step daughters Gail Murdock (Lewis) of Poughkeepsie, Stephnie Mathis (Troy) of Florissant, MO; a brother Buddy Gater of Jackson, MS; two sisters Cecil McFall and Dahl Gater of Jackson, MS; one granddaughter Althea Gater of Tampa, FL; two step grandsons Troy and Terrell Mathis of Florissant, MO and lifelong friends Lawrence and Janice Minor of Lilburn, GA; and a host of relatives and friends. Services were held Saturday Dec 14, 2013 at 3pm at the West Haven Memorial Funeral Home in Jackson Mississippi. Burial is at the convenience of the family. Local arrangements have been entrusted to Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home, 39 So. Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. (845)452-1840. To send online condolences please visit www.darrowfuneralhome.org.

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Andrea Gater
   Posted Sat November 29, 2014
I'm missing you like crazy😪😥