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Gerron Colston

June 18, 1958 ~ July 14, 2020 (age 62)


Gerron “Gary” Colston


Gerron “Gary” Colston, 62, of Whitwell, Tn., passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at his home with family by his side.

Gary loved spending time with his family.  He worked in construction and worked for South Pittsburg Housing Authority.  You could always find him outside working in the yard and mowing. He loved hunting, fishing, raising cattle and chickens.

Gary is preceded in death by his parents, Bob Colston and Doris Roundsaville Colston; daughters, Lisa Mundis and Ashley Colston.

He leaves behind his wife, Linda Gilley Colston; sons, Ronnie (Brandi) Smith, Donnie Smith; daughters, Brooke Moore, Donna Arnold and Cassi Colston; sister, Vickie (Gary) Drew.  Grandchildren; Brooklyn, Rheighan and Graham Smith, Hunter and Haley Moore. Nephews Derrick Worley and Robbie Wilson.  Special brother, Phillip Smith.

There will be a private graveside service Friday, July 17, 2020 at 10:00 am CDT Pine Grove Cemetery with Pastor Mike Graham officiating.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Tate Funeral Home, LLC, 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, Tn. 423-942-9500.  Condolences may be sent to the family at

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Graveside Service
July 17, 2020

10:00 AM
Pine Grove Cemetery of New Hope
376 Pinegrove Road
New Hope, TN 37380

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