Martha ‘Annette’ Gatlin


Martha “Annette” Gatlin, 83, a beloved mother, daughter, sister and friend, passed away peacefully at Vanderbilt University Medical Center on Tuesday, May 25, 2021.

Survivors include her beloved daughter, Karen Gatlin; loving brother, W.K. “Toddy” (Shirley) White; and nieces and nephews: Mark (Dawn) Dixon, Steve Morgan, Lisa (John) Beard, and Jennifer (Charlie) Qualls.

A Celebration of Life service will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home of Benton with the Rev. Mason Holliday officiating.

Her family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, prior to the service at the funeral home.



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