James Thomas Gatlin Sr. went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. He was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend that loved playing golf, fishing, coaching baseball and softball. He was a born again Christian and attended Victory Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Cecil Gatlin Sr. Survivors include his mother, Cora Gatlin; loving wife of 48 years, Frankie Brown Gatlin; daughters and son-in-law, Dawn Gatlin Fuller and Gene, Shasta Gatlin Webster; son, James "J.J." Gatlin, Jr. and wife, Dawn; sister, Mary Sue and Tommy Moses; brothers, Bobby and Beth Gatlin; Smitty and Patsy Gatlin; five grandchildren, John Condra, Brody Gatlin, Blaine Fuller, Jacy Gatlin, Britton Webster; nieces and nephews; host of friends; special cousin Ike Whited. Funeral services will be held noon EST Saturday, April 5, 2014 in the chapel of Moore Funeral Home with Brother Gene Fuller officiating. Burial will follow in Trenton Baptist Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Long, Robert Long, Johnny Long, Harold Hyde, Billy Geren and Gary Jackson. Visitation noon-8 p.m. today and Friday. Special thanks to Hearth Hospice for their love and care shown toward our loved one. Special thanks also to Lora Baker. Arrangements are made by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton, Ga.