Gary Louis Wellington, 60, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2014 at his residence in Newark, N.J. He was a 1972 graduate of Riverside High School where he played basketball, football, and baseball. He was preceded in death by his brother, Lester "Chuck" Wellington. Survivors include his wife Theresa Ann Harris Wellington; sons, Geoffrey and Johnathan Wellington, all of Newark, N.J.; one grandchild; parents, Lester and Inora Wellington, of Chattanooga; brothers, Michael (Lillian) Holmes, of Columbia, Md., Bruce, Steve and David Wellington; sister, Janice Wellington, all of Chattanooga; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins; other relatives and many friends. Visitation is at 11 a.m. Saturday at Stanley United Methodist Church with the funeral to follow at noon. Burial: Forest Hills Cemetery. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.