|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1936|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 2013|
Born to Ervin and Nora Alice (nee-Montgomery) Gant on June 4, 1936 in Greely, Mo.
He was united in marriage to Alberta Lee Ford on August 29, 1954, in St. Louis, Mo. They celebrated 58 years of marriage.
Donnie worked for International Paper in St. Louis, Mo., for 30 years. Later in life Donnie enjoyed playing golf. He enjoyed being with the love of his life Alberta and his family most of all.
Survivors include his wife, Alberta Gant of Warrenton, Mo., four sons; John Derreck Gant (Laura) of Fenton, Mo., Dave Valdane Gant (Jackie) of Leslie, Mo., Phillip Gregory Gant (Fanny) of Bellflower, Mo., and Lonnie Dean Gant of Warrenton, Mo., four daughters; Ronda Lee Holman of Beaufort, Mo., Deborah Darnell Lyons (David), Reba Dale Rogers (David) of Tunis, Mo., and Lori Ann Smith of Lake St. Louis, Mo., two sisters; Nellie Woods of Salem, Mo., and Bonnie Jones of St. Louis, Mo., sixteen grandchildren, twenty-one great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, five sisters; Jewell Valdane Gant, Ruby Smith, Byrtle Davis, Glenna Reese and Verta Schaffer, and four grandchildren; Brandon, Scotty, Joseph and Cassandra.
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: Edward Johnson
Record added: Jan 21, 2013
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