Thomas “Tommy” William Gates, 52, Pensacola, Fla., formerly a lifelong resident of Guthrie, died Nov. 16, 2018 at the Baptist Hospital in Pensacola.

A Celebration of Life potluck dinner will be announced on a later date. Cook- Webb Funeral Home is in charge of announcement.

A native of Fort Bragg, N.C., he was born Jan. 8, 1966, the son of the late Ronald and Betty Henson Gates.

He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.

Survivors include a son Tommy Wayne Gates, Guthrie; daughter Allison Mamie (Roy) Ashworth, Guthrie; brother Ronald (Barbara) Gates, Estill Springs, Tenn.; sisters Sherry (Neil) Johnson, Sevierville, Tenn., Sandy (Mike) Marshall, Hopkinsville; stepmother Loretta Gates, Conway, Arkansas; a half-brother Jamie (Melissa) Gates, Conway, Ark.; and three grandchildren.

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