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Welcome to the memorial page for

Sherry Barton Gatlin

April 7, 1944 ~ December 8, 2017 (age 73)

Mrs. Sherry Barton Gatlin, 73, of Rome passed away on Friday, December 8, 2017 at a local hospital. 

Born on April 7, 1944, she was the daughter of the late W. M. and Vivian Barton. She was a member of North Broad Baptist Church. She was a teacher and coach at Model High School. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, William Jerry Gatlin; and a brother, Dickie Barton.

Survivors include her daughter, Meaghan Gatlin Sopata; her grandson, Barton Sopata; her sister, Sheila Barton; and her niece, Stacey Atsides, great niece and great nephew, Athena and Santino Atsides.

A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, December 17, 2017, at 3:00 P.M. in the North Broad Baptist Church with The Reverend Micah Pritchett and The Reverend Benjie Mathis officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday from 1:00 P.M. until the funeral hour in the North Broad Baptist Church. Inurnment will follow in Myrtle Hill Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests memorial contributions be made to the Model/Johnson Schools Foundation or North Broad Baptist Church (Special Projects and Decorating Fund).

Pallbearers are requested to meet at the church on Sunday by 2:30 P.M. and include the following: Terry Lingerfelt, Chip Cromer, Robert Mathis, Phil Reed, Roy Echols, J.D. Nolan, Haskell Perry and Larry Meeks. The Honorary Pallbearers will be The Joy Sunday School Class; Teresa York, Sue Jones, Susan Kelly, Beth Horne, Pam Reeves, Cheryl Autry, Mary Jane Ellis, Martha Hufstetler, Jenny Jones Fincher, Arlette Drummond, Virginia Deane; and Mrs. Gatlin’s Golf Friends.

Miller and Richards Oaknoll Chapel Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to serve Mrs. Gatlin’s family. Please visit www.oaknollchapel.com to share your memories or leave a condolence message.


 Service Information

Visitation
Sunday
December 17, 2017

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
North Broad Baptist Church
1309 North Broad Street
Rome, GA 30161

Celebration of Life
Sunday
December 17, 2017

3:00 PM
North Broad Baptist Church
1309 North Broad Street
Rome, GA 30161


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