Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 at the Immanuel Baptist Church for Mr. Gannaway, 49, of Lebanon.
An active member of Immanuel Baptist Church and a Sales Analyst with Ajax Turner Co., he died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014.
Mr. Gannaway was a dedicated father to his two children, participating in their activities of soccer, softball, the Friendship Christian Science Olympiad. He loved scouting and served as Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troup #206 and was involved as a board member of The Wilson County Fair.
Visitation will be held 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Partlow Funeral Chapel; Thursday from 12 Noon until the funeral services. Interment will be at the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Survivors include: his wife of 20 years Gayle Steed Gannaway; daughter Kaylyn Renee Gannaway; son Lee Edison Gannaway; mother Lee Gannaway; brother Thomas Earl (Jennifer) Gannaway; in-laws Wyndell and Doris Steed; brothers-in-law Wayne Steed and Roger(Michelle) Steed; sisters-in-law Lynn (David) Fox and Kaye Steed; two nieces, 10 nephews and three great nieces.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edison Earl Gannaway.
Active pallbearers: Tom Gannaway, Mark Marsh, Roger Steed, Wayne Steed, David Fox, Corey Ross and Joey Clark. Honorary: The Boys and Scoutmasters of Troup #206.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial contributions may be made in Mr. Gannaway's memory to Boy Scout Troup #206, 54 Hope Road, Lebanon, 37087 or for an Educational Fund established for his children at any Wilson Bank & Trust location.
Arrangements are in the care of Lebanon's Partlow Funeral Chapel.