Gary was born in Lindsay, Oklahoma to Gena Faye and Garner Pettigrew on May 11, 1940 and went home to be with the Lord on November 3, 2018.
Gary drove for Transcon and Chief Freightlines for seventeen years. He was in law enforcement for twenty years and was the lake ranger at Okemah Lake from 1986 until he retired in 2002.
Gary and Paulette were married for twenty seven years on August 10, 2018.
He is survived by his wife Paulette Pettigrew of the home; one son, Garner Luther Pettigrew; two stepdaughters, Dana Hearrell and Tania Lee; one sister, Louantha Kerr and husband Jim; four grandchildren, Kristin, Reilly, Danielle, and Paul; seven great-grandchildren; and a host of cousins.
Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Wooster Funeral Home Chapel in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma with Jim Kerr officiating. Interment will be at the Greenhill Cemetery in Lindsay, Oklahoma. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home.
You may send a condolence to the family at www.woosterfuneralhomes.com.