Gary George Brittain, age 80 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life peacefully Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at St. Thomas Mid Town Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee with his family by his side.
Gary was born Saturday, September 18, 1937 in Ontario, Canada, the son of the late Jack and Gladys (Wilkinson) Brittain.
Beloved father of Laurie (Eric) Lutzmann, Melanie (John) Kavanaugh, Nicole (John) Brittain Cobean, Rachel (Neil) McFadden.
Beloved grandfather to Nikolas, Natasha, Matthew, Stephen and Brenna.
Beloved brother to Jack (Cory) Brittain and Frank (Carolyn) Brittain and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents Jack and Gladys Brittain he was preceded in death by, sister Joyce (Norm) Clark, and Grandchildren Erin Cobean and Luke Kavanaugh.
Gary had chosen cremation and a Memorial service will be held Saturday, February 24,2018 beginning at 4:00 pm from the Chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home, with Pastor Steve Tiebout officiating, and a second Memorial Service will be held in Canada at a future date and time.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday, February 24, from 2:00 pm until time of service at 4:00 pm.