Francis "Marty"'s Story
Francis "Marty" Martin Gaynor Jr., 70, of Crossville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System in Nashville, TN.
He was born March 12, 1947, in West Palm Beach, FL, son of Francis Martin Gaynor Sr. and Ruby (Swicegood) Gaynor. Marty worked for the Tennessee Valley Authority and was of the Catholic faith. He also proudly served his country in Army. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
Marty is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth Gaynor, Crossville; brothers, Joe Gaynor, John Gaynor and Jim Gaynor, all of Crossville; and sisters, Wilma Gaynor of Knoxville, Ruth Manning and Mary Bechtol of Chattanooga, and Paula Gaynor and Bernadette Gaynor of Indiana.
He was preceded in death by his father, Francis Martin Gaynor Sr., and mother, Ruby (Swicegood) Gaynor.
Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at 10 a.m. with Fr. John Dowling officiating. Interment in Stansbury Cemetery.
Published on September 11, 2017