Buried near Marthaville, Sabine Parish, La. where only he and his Father Warren Jefferson Gaddis are buried. He married Martha D. nicknamed "Puss" who was b. 1837. They had no children. Upon his death she married a man named Massingale.
Inscription: Here is laid to sleep A Man who was merry when mirth and jest went round. Sad when sorrow oppressed his friends. Brave when danger threatened his or his neighbor's home. Soft hearted as a gentle woman And to himself and his friends true After life's fitful fever, He sleeps well.
Note: There are two large tombstones belonging to W. J. Gaddis and his son, Thomas F. Gaddis, buried in a small cemetery, in a secluded area in Sabine Parish, about 3 miles south of Pleasant Hill, La.