Rita Elizabeth Gatewood
Rita Elizabeth Gatewood, 65, of Poteau, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, October 5, 2019 in Panama, Oklahoma. Rita was born August 7, 1954 in Tucson, Arizona to James C. Sr. & Gloria M. (Heim) McCann. She was a retired veteran of the US Air Force. Rita was preceded in death by her parents; and 2 sisters, Linda Hutto & Agnes Conner.
Survivors include her sons, Adam Gatewood of Minneapolis, Minnesota and Brian Gatewood of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; 4 grandchildren, Kasen, Bristol, Ender and Lucy; 7 sisters, Nora McCann, Nancy Langley, Bernadette Patton, Mary Preston, Hellen Ramsey, Patty Kiser & Grace Honea; 2 brothers, Edward McCann and James McCann Jr.; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 1 pm, Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Texas.
You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com
The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to
Evans & Miller Funeral Home, POTEAU, Oklahoma
Published on October 10, 2019


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