A message from Justin:
"I’m devastated to inform everyone that Sarah passed away last night (2/11/18) at about 10:45pm after an almost 4 year battle with brain cancer. She passed away very peacefully and without any pain. Even though I knew this was coming and have been preparing for a long time I’m still in shock. It doesn’t seem real. This has been a very long and stressful journey so our family takes comfort knowing that she doesn’t have to go through the ugliness of cancer anymore.

Our families would like to thank everyone for all of the genuine love and kindness that has been sent our way as well as all of the prayers, kind words, donations, meal trains, babysitting and time spent with Sarah. We’ve really had every need covered and are so grateful and humbled by all of the amazing people in our lives. We have really enjoyed all of the posted pics of Sarah so please keep them coming. Please respect our family at this time. We will keep everyone informed once we have plans for a funeral. Thank you all for everything."

Hello Friends - In lieu of flowers, donations can be made here to contribute to Gunner's college fund.


No words can express the heaviness in my heart.

Peace and Love,
Sarah Gates
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    • $50 
    • 43 mos
  • Valerie Taylor 
    • $25 
    • 45 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $20 
    • 45 mos
  • Mara Maurer 
    • $50 
    • 45 mos
  • Denise Williams 
    • $100 
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Sarah Gates 
Knoxville, TN
Sarah Holmes 
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