Tony Gaines, age 61 of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, passed away peacefully on January 7th, 2019. Tony was born on 12/7/57 in Charleston, South Carolina to Jim and Billie Gaines. He retired from YRC after 30+ years of service. Mr. Gaines was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and he enjoyed spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by loving wife of 40 years, Vicki Gaines; children, Christy (Garrick) Gaines Odom and Grant (Laura) Gaines; grandchildren, Gaines Odom, Will Odom, Ella Jo Odom, and Ava Gaines; brother, Rusty Gaines; nieces, Jackie Sizemore and Erica Sizemore Moreira.
The Celebration of Life Service, conducted by Pastor Jacob Armstrong, will be held Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 12th from 10:00 a.m. until service time.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Providence United Methodist Church: 2293 S. Rutland Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.