David Mike Gay Sr.

May 28, 2024

Mr. David Mike Gay Sr., age 74 of Smithville, passed away Sunday morning at Cookeville Regional Hospital. He was a retired mechanic with Nissan. He enjoyed water skiing, being on the lake and spending time with his Hidden Harbor friends.

David was born on July 19, 1949 in Alabama. He is preceded in death by his parents; Duncan and Louise Gay, wife; Patricia Gay, 1 brother; Earl Gay and 1 sister; Anita Gay.

The family has honored Mr. Gay’s request to be cremated. There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Survivors include 1 son; David (Angie) Gay of Alexandria, 1 granddaughter, Michelle (Evan) Ward of Smithville, 2 sisters; Sylvia (Carl) Matten of Donelson and Sharon Gay of Nashville.

Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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