Frank J. Gaither


Frank J. Gaither, 89, Greenwood, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

He was born June 11, 1925, in Smiths Grove, Kentucky, to the late Frank and Esther Gaither. He attended the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and graduated from the Indiana University School of Business.

He retired as a senior executive and board member from Jenn-Air Corp. after 25 years of service.

Survivors include his wife, Pauline Gaither; three children, Jeff (Elaine) Gaither, Pamela Gaither and Susan Gaither; two grandsons, Andrew and Anthony Gaither; and a stepson, Ronald (Barbara) Whitesides.

Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday at G.H. Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home at The Gardens at Olive Branch, 1605 S. State Road 135. A cryptside service will be conducted immediately following visitation at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.

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