Monday, February 1, 2021

David S. Gantt (January 26, 2021)

David S. Gantt age 81, of Greenville passed away at 2:44 PM on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at his residence.

David was born August 17, 1939, in Darke County to the late Murray & Ethel (Hess) Gantt. In addition to his parents, David was also preceded in death by a grandson, Christopher Gantt; sister, Joan Clack; and brother, Richard Gantt.

David is survived by his sons & daughter-in-law, Kirk Gantt of Bradford, David & Cindy Gantt of Bradford, Todd Gantt of Greenville and Mark Gantt of Bradford; daughters & sons-in-law, Wendy & Gary Canan of Bradford and Sarah & Bob Daugherty of Bradford; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers & sisters-in-law, Jack Gantt of California, Gene & Shirley Gantt of Piqua, Bob & jenny Gantt of Vandalia, Frank Gantt of Pitsburg, Bill & Jane Gantt of Greenville and Johnny & Scott Gantt of Dayton; sisters & brothers-in-law, Miriam & Doug Minnich of Bradford, Arlene & Earl Manning of Bradford and Peggy Brumbaugh of Greenville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

David served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the American Legion, V.F.W. in Union City, Indiana, and the Amvets.

A celebrations of David’s life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements are entrusted to Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville. Condolences for the family may be expressed through