Jane GatlinJanuary 28, 1932 ~ January 10, 2020 (age 87)
Jane Ann Holsclaw Gatlin, age 87, of Benton, passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020, at Calvert City Convalescent Center.
Jane was born in Bullitt County, KY, on January 28, 1932, to the late Paul Saba and Mary Etta Jackson Holsclaw. She grew up in Louisville and graduated from Okolona High School. Jane began working as a clerk for the chain of Oppenheimer and Levy retail stores and worked her way up to head buyer within the company. Jane and her husband, Robert, and their two daughters then relocated to Marshall County to live and work on the family farm.
She was a member of Oak Level United Methodist Church, serving as a Sunday School teacher, youth leader, and treasurer. Jane was also an active member of the Vanzora Homemakers Club.
Jane is survived by her two daughters Dr. Deborah Raulston and husband Dr. Gilbert Raulston of Nashville, TN, and Pamela Sirls and husband Mickey Sirls of Benton, KY; her grandchildren Lauren Sirls of Louisville, KY, Warner Raulston, student at University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Evangeline Raulston, student at Georgia Tech University; two brothers, Robert Holsclaw and Roger Holsclaw and wife Carol, all of Shepherdsville, KY; and her nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Robert Louis Gatlin; one sister, Ruth Sohm; and her parents.
Funeral services for Jane will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, January 13, 2020, at Filbeck-Cann Funeral Home of Milner & Orr with Rev. Ken Lewis officiating. Burial will follow in the Benton Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Monday, January 13, 2020, at Filbeck-Cann Funeral Home of Milner & Orr.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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