NORTHPORT | Stephen Craig Gatlin, age 30, of Northport, died Monday, February 10, 2014. Visitation will be Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. at Spry Funeral Home. Services will be private with Randy Johnson and Bill Perkins officiating. Arrangements are being handled by Spry Funeral Home of Athens.
Craig was born February 19, 1983 in Limestone County. He was a 2001 graduate of the University of Alabama and a graduate of Athens High School, where he was active in the athletic programs. He was employed by the Tuscaloosa Community Corrections and a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Whitney Gatlin of Northport; parents, Steve and Kay Gatlin of Athens; son, Hunter David Gatlin of Northport; sisters, Stacey Chittam of Athens, Stephanie Gatlin of St. Joe, Tennessee; grandmother, Doris Johnson of Athens; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Brandon Norwood, Clark Bedingfield, Brad Meeks, Steven Chittam, David Johnson and Jonathan Entwisle.
Memorials may be made to the Humane Society.
Published in Tuscaloosa News on Feb. 14, 2014