John Allan "Jack" Gilbride, 59, a resident of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Hospice Care Center. Jack was born on December 28th, 1954, a son of the late Jack and Mary Dunson. He was of the Christian faith. Jack was an honorable discharged veteran of the United States Navy after faithfully serving his country. Jack also owned and operated his own drywall finishing business for many years. In addition to his parents Jack is preceded in death by one sister, Deanne Gilbride; and two brothers, Raymond Gilbride and Erik Gilbride. He leaves behind to cherish his memory his daughter, Jennifer Gilbride; two sons, Josh Gilbride and John Gilbride; two grandchildren, Jasmine Gilbride and Olivia Gilbride; one sister, Medlee Gilbride; one brother, Daniel Gilbride; his significant other, Gerri Tokey; one step daughter, Jill Tokay; a special nephew, Michael Gilbride; numerous other extended family members and a host of special friends. A graveside service is planned for Monday, March 31, 2014, at the Maddux Cemetery in Harrison, Tenn. Those wishing to attend are asked to contact the family for the exact time of the service. You are encouraged to share a memory of Jack and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Gilbride family with these arrangements.