He was born March 12, 1936.
Visitation will be today, May 14 at 6 p.m. for family and friends at Carbon Hill Church of God of Prophecy. Funeral servies will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Burial will follow at Guthries Cemetery in Townley. Pastor John Butler will officiate.
He is survived by his wife, Linda LaShum Gann; sons, Michael Gann and his children, Michael Gann and wife Brittany and sister Sharlay Gann; Kenny Gann and his son Wade Gann and one great-granddaughter Nevaeh Gann; brothers Hubert, Bobby and Steve Gann and a host of loved nieces and nephews that he knew every name of.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Shelby Jean NeSmith Gann; oldest son, Gary Gann; brother, Jerry Gann and parents Buck and Nell Gann and grandson Stephen Gann.
Pall bearers will be Wade, Michael, Keith, Lyle and Patrick Gann and Kasey LaShum.
Wilson Brothers Funeral Home, Carbon Hill; 205-924-4147