Phillip Lynn Gaither, age 56 of Douglas died Sunday September 30, 2018 at his home.
Memorial Services are being planned for a later date.
Phillip was born August 13, 1962 in Huntsville, Alabama. He was a framer by trade and enjoyed watching Alabama football and studying the bible.
Survivors include his wife, Roxanne Simmons Gaither of Douglas; three daughters, Andrea Nash of Largo, FL, Maria Gaither Mihlfeld of Green Cove Springs, FL, Joni Reeves Little of Watkinsville, GA; four sons, Phillip Bohannon of Midway, GA, Chris Atkinson of Grantville, Ga, Nicholas & Austin Gaither of Dothan, AL; seven grandchildren, Malena Lanier, Julia Mihlfeld, King Little, James, Kyleigh and Joseph Atkinson, three brothers, Larry Gaither of Escondido, CA, Michael Gaither of Douglasville, GA, Ross Peterson of Decherd, TN; step-mother, Pearlie Mae Lavender Gaither of Tifton; six step-brothers, Robert Lavender of Tifton, Herman Lavender of Fitzgerald, Lee Lavender of Ocilla, Joe Lavender of Fitzgerald, Lewis Lavender of Herod, IL, James Lavender of Jacksonville, FL; one step-sister, Barbara L. Starling of Nashville. His parents; Clifton Clyde Gaither of Mystic, Elvia Asherbranner Meeks of Douglasville, GA; son, Michael Reeves of Eatonton, GA precedes in death.