THOMSON - Mr. Jay D. Gant, 77, of Holt Street, died Tuesday, May 2, 2000, at his residence.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Church of Christ, Augusta Highway, with Vinson Baker officiating.
Mr. Gant, a native of Wilkes County, had retired as a carpenter and was a member of Church of Christ.
Survivors include two sons, Willie Edward Gant and Johnny Mack Gant, both of Atlanta; eight daughters, Ann Kirkland and Ella Elizabeth Johnson, both of Washington, D.C., Georgia Bennings, Thomson, and Rose Ella Curry, Betty Brown Barber, Mary Gant Parker, Patsy Gant Brown and Teresa Gant, all of Atlanta; and several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Thomson Funeral System is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle May 6, 2000