Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
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Obituary
Judith Carolyn Hunter Gatewood
September 23, 1934 - July 06, 2017
Born in Campbell Co., VA
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Visitation
Friday July 07, 2017, 6-7:30PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Saturday July 08, 2017, 1PM
Chapel Service
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Judith Carolyn Hunter Gatewood, 82, of 169 Old Durham Rd., Roxboro, died Thursday, July 6, 2017. Born in Campbell County, VA, Mrs. Gatewood was the daughter of the late Willie F. and Josie Sterling Angel Hunter, wife of the late Nelson Frank Gatewood and mother-in-law of the late Stanley King. Mrs. Gatewood was an active member of Ca-Vel Baptist Church where she taught Vacation Bible School for over 25 years. She also served on the board of Safe Haven. Mrs. Gatewood had a passion for life, humor and caring for others. Mrs. Gatewood was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Mrs. Gatewood is survived by two daughters, Teressa (Trecy) Eagle King and Pamela Eagle Blankenship (Fred), both of Roxboro; one step-daughter, Tina Carter (Doug), of Roxboro; one brother, Stafford Hunter, of Brookneal, VA; five grandchildren, Amber King Milligan, Tobie King, Dusty Blankenship, Josh Clayton and Krista Carter; three great-grandchildren and a host of special friends.

Funeral services will be held 1 PM Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Brooks & White Chapel by the Rev. Richard Long. Burial will follow in Person Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held 6-7:30PM Friday at the Brooks & White Funeral Home and at other times at the home.

Pallbearers will be David Lankford, Franklin Edwards, Kasey Hurdle, Jessie Duncan, Anthony Johnson, and Chris Oakley.

Memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 574, Roxboro, NC 27573 or Safe Haven of Person County, 119 S. Main St., Roxboro, NC, 27573.

The family would like to express their thanks to Dr. Taineisha Bolden, Dr. Kenneth Strachan, the nurses at Person Memorial Hospital and her sister in Christ, Nancy Morris. In addition, Kathy Hurdle, Susan Bowen, Christy Shepard and Josephine Edwards for their unselfish time and love throughout her journey.