Meridian Star

October 22, 2013

Ardell Gathright


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     Services for Rev. Ardell Gathright will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 3998 Pleasant Hill Rd., Meridian, MS 39301.

    Rev. Gathright, 97, of Meridian, Died Oct. 14, 2013, at John Stennis Hospital in DeKalb.

    Survivors include his daughters, Suretha Pringle, Lavoria Allen, Victoria Davis of Calif., Any Ruth McCoy of Mich., and Gloria Johnson of Meridian; son, Billy Gathright of Meridian; daughter-in-law, Barbara Gathright of Meridian; sister, Grace Ronell Smit of N.J. and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Annie Bell Gathright; daughter, Clarice Hogan; and two sons, Ardell Gathright, Jr. and Lavon Gathright.

    Visitation will be held today, Tuesday, from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m.