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In Memory of

Jack Gaut

June 22, 1927 - June 11, 2017

Obituary


Jack Leon Gaut, 89, of Indian Springs Village, AL, passed away peacefully at home on June 11, 2017.

Jack was born in Brilliant, Alabama on June 22, 1927, to Lillian and Lester Gaut. He served the United States in the U.S. Army Air Corps. Mr. Gaut was a prominent figure in the heavy equipment crane industry where he was the operations manager for Steel City Erection & Crane Rental for over 40 years. He was most recently the owner of Crane and Rigging Specialist, Inc. Jack was a member of Oak Mountain Church of...

Jack Leon Gaut, 89, of Indian Springs Village, AL, passed away peacefully at home on June 11, 2017.

Jack was born in Brilliant, Alabama on June 22, 1927, to Lillian and Lester Gaut. He served the United States in the U.S. Army Air Corps. Mr. Gaut was a prominent figure in the heavy equipment crane industry where he was the operations manager for Steel City Erection & Crane Rental for over 40 years. He was most recently the owner of Crane and Rigging Specialist, Inc. Jack was a member of Oak Mountain Church of Christ.

He was predeceased by his parents, Lester and Lillian Gaut; his son, Rex Gaut; and his sister, Evelyn Hubbard. He is survived by his wife, Austella; son, Kenneth; daughter, Theresa; grandchildren, Matthew, Elle, and Eden; several great-grandchildren; his brothers, Maurice (Donna) and Jerry; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 17 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Southern Heritage Funeral Home with a funeral service beginning at 3 pm. Burial will follow at Southern Heritage Cemetery.

Arrangements under the direction of Southern Heritage Funeral Home, Pelham, AL.