Harryette Faye (Blount) Gatling

January 23, 1956 ~ March 10, 2019 (age 63)

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In humble submission to God's will, we stand with the Gatling family to promulgate the transition of Mrs. Harryette Faye Gatling. She transitioned from this life on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at the Sentara Nursing Center in Barco, NC. 

Life Celebration Services will take place on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Ricky L. Banks, Officiating. Viewing and Visitation will take place on Saturday at the funeral home from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the home of the deceased, 804 Walker Avenue, Elizabeth City, NC. 

Faye leaves to cherish her loving memories: husband, Willie Gatling, of the home; one daughter, Monteia Gatling of Elizabeth City, NC; two sisters, Bernice Blount (Blank) of Rocky Mount, NC and Jean B. Harper (John) of Orangeburg, SC; one brother, Larry Blount (Barbara) of Baltimore, MD; a grandfurbaby, Diego Gatling of Elizabeth City, NC; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

Final Care and Compassionate Services are being provided to the Gatling and connected families by Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations, Elizabeth City, NC. 

All love-grams and condolence letters can be sent in c/o the Gatling family, to (252) 621-1456 or 

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March 16, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Funeral Service
March 17, 2019

1:00 PM
St. Stephen Misisonary Baptist Church
506 York Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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