Betty Antill Gatlin, 82, of Tallahassee and Crawfordville, died Sunday, January 1, 2012 at her home in Tallahassee.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 PM, EST, Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at Bevis Funeral Home Harvey-Young Chapel in Crawfordville (850/926-3333). The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Tuesday at the funeral home.
A native of Syracuse, New York, and a longtime resident of Tallahassee, she moved to Crawfordville in 2005. She was retired as housekeeping supervisor at Tallahassee Convalescent Center, and was also a member of River of Life Church in Crawfordville.
Survivors include three sons, Allen Antill and Benjamin Gatlin, both of Crawfordville and William Gatlin of Tallahassee; three daughters, Marjorie Hamilton and Betty Paynter, both of Crawfordville and Patricia Antill of Tallahassee; sixteen grandchildren and thirty eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Jim Antill in 1964; her second husband James Gatlin in 2004; and her son James Michael Antill in 2010.