Myrtice Relda Gatlin, 94 was born in Richton, Mississippi on January 21, 1924.
She went home to meet her Lord and Savior and many friends and loved ones on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. She was preceded in death by husbands, Roscoe Gatlin of Wayne County, MS and Thomas Sample of Ft. Worth, daughters, Marion Annette Gatlin and Donna Kay York of Ft. Worth, parents, Walter and Ida May Brewer, brother, Tellie Everett Brewer, sister, Melba Manning of Richton, Bracie Irene Jones of Laurel, MS and Thelma Jean Watts Of Semmes, Alabama.
She is survived by her granddaughter Angela Karma York and husband Gentry York; great-grandson Finneas Hoffman of Austin, TX; son-in-law Jonathan Edwards York of Ft. Worth; brothers, Esra Shelton Brewer and Walter Rayborn Brewer of Richton, MS; sisters, Winnie Mae Dykes, Hattiesburg, MS, Patsye Ruth Wells, Richton, MS; Dorothy Rae (Dottie) Crawford and husband Bill of Waxahachie, TX.
Memorial service will be at Mt. Olivet Funeral Home in Ft. Worth on Monday, January 7, 2019, at 1:30 p.m., officiated by Rev. Aaron Ashlock. Final service will be at Jones Funeral Home in Richton, MS on Saturday, January 12, at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Shubuta, MS.