William "Bruce" Gatewood, 71, of Lexington, passed away Monday, December 20, 2021 at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. He was born August 13, 1950 to the late Charles and Daisy Brown Gatewood.
William was a Montgomery County native and of the Christian faith. He enjoyed barbequing and was a Louisville Cardinal fan. His friends and family will miss him dearly.
He is survived by one son, William Dupree Gatewood (Eleonor) of Louisville; one daughter, Tia Anthony (Erskine) of Louisville; five grandchildren; two brothers, Dwight Gatewood (Devra) of Lexington and Donnie Gatewood of St. Mary, Georgia; one sister, Brenda Simpson (Charles) of Newport; one step sister, Michele Groves of Louisville and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to Bruce's parents he was preceded in death by four brothers, Michael Gatewood, Watson Gatewood, Earl Gatewood and Gilbert Gatewood.
Graveside Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at 2:00PM at Olive Hill Cemetery. Reverend Darrell Hayden will be officiating.