HOUSTON – James Timothy “Tim” Gann, 52, died Thursday, March 21, 2013. He was born March 3, 1961, in Chickasaw County to James Austin Gann and Deloise Ann Whitt Gann. He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman. He was a former truck driver. He was a member of Arbor Grove Baptist Church.
Service will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home in Houston with Bro. Randy Rinehart officiating. Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Shelia Gann of Houston; one daughter, Jennifer Smith (Ben) of Lafayette, La.; two granddaughters, Adriana and Gabriella Smith of Lafayette, La.; his father, James Austin Gann of Houston; one sister, Sandy Gann Holm (Mike) of Monticello, Fla.; one brother, Wes Gann of Houston; and nieces and nephews, Ethan Gann of Pontotoc, Gracie Gann of Houston, Bailey Gann of New Albany, Dayne Parker (Jenna), Bradley and Brandon Holm of Monticello, Fla.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Deloise Ann Whitt Gann; his grandparents, Miles and Dorothy Gann, and Allie and Mattie Whitt; and one uncle, Kenneth Gann.
Honorary pallbearers will be Bradley Holm, Brandon Holm, Dayne Parker, Brandon Lofton, Adam Lofton, Erick Lofton, Jerry Foster, Steve Holladay and Danny Sullivan.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to America Diabetes Association or Mississippi Kidney Foundation.