GAYAUT, GILBERT D., JR (OBIT) - Hancock County, Mississippi | GILBERT D., JR (OBIT) GAYAUT - Mississippi Gravestone Photos

Gilbert D., Jr (obit) GAYAUT

Gardens of Memory Cemetery
Hancock County,
Mississippi

Gilbert - October 18, 1926 - June 8, 2017
Anna - March 7, 1928 - February 17, 1999

Gilbert D. Gayaut, Jr., 90, of Bay St. Louis passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017 in Bay St. Louis, MS. He was born October 18, 1926 in New Orleans, LA and was a resident of Bay St. Louis, MS since 1955. He was a proud WW II Veteran and an active member of the American Legion Post #139 in Bay St. Louis for over 60 years. Gilbert attended St. Stanislaus College and graduated from Soule's Business College in 1950. He managed Pitalo's Grocery until 1982 and then was the bookkeeper for the Hancock County Tax Collector from 1985 till 1997.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Anna Pitalo Gayaut, his parents, Hilda R. and Gilbert Gayaut, Sr., and sister, Mary Gayaut Pearson.
He is survived by one daughter, Sandra Gayaut Beebe of Bay St. Louis, MS, three sons, Gilbert A. Gayaut and wife, Susan of Corpus Christi, TX, Philip M. Gayaut of Pearl River, LA, Kenneth P. Gayaut (Myra) of Picayune, MS, seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
The visitation will be on Wednesday, June 14, from 10:00 am until 12:00 noon at Edmond Fahey Funeral Home in Bay St. Louis with a Prayer Service at noon. Interment will follow in Garden of Memory Cemetery in Bay St. Louis, MS.
A reception will follow at the American Legion Post #139 in Bay St. Louis, MS. Edmond Fahey Funeral Home in Bay St. Louis, MS is in charge of the arrangements.

Contributed on 7/13/17 by debbraszymanski
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Submitted: 7/13/17 • Approved: 7/13/17 • Last Updated: 2/6/19 • R16533-G16533-S3

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