Gayle J Todd

July 18, 1952 ~ February 11, 2020 (age 67)


Gayle Jean Todd (McCarty), age 67, of Evansville, IN, passed peacefully on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at home.

Gayle was born July18, 1952 in Evansville, IN to F. James McCarty and Carolyn (Purdue) McCarty. She graduated from North High School in 1970 and attended William Jewell College in Liberty, MO. She grew up attending Calvary Baptist Church and after her marriage to Dan, they attended Bethany Baptist Church. Most recently, she was an active member of Crossroads Christian Church of Newburgh until her health prevented her from serving. Gayle was very artistic. She enjoyed drawing, painting, music, singing and sewing. Gayle loved spending time with her family. Anyone who knew her, was drawn to her sweet, gentle, yet spirited personality.

Gayle is survived by her husband of 47 years, Daniel; sons, Matthew Todd (Christy) and Kevin Todd (Liz); sister, Dianna Gibson; brother, Russell McCarty (LeeAnn); grandchildren, Aiden Todd, Alyson Todd, Caedmon Todd, Graelyn Todd, Mihret Todd and Weldu Todd.

Gayle is preceded in death by her parents and infant grandson, Jaron Todd.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 17, 2020 at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Pastor Jack Arney officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. 

Friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Sunday, February 16, 2020 at BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Heritage Hospice at 1202 W Buena Vista Rd # 107, Evansville, IN 47710.

The family would like to extend special thanks to Karla Bautista, RN and the team at Heritage Hospice, as well as Linda Schmidt and Mari Phillips of Home Instead for their exceptional care, love and support.

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February 16, 2020

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

Funeral Service
February 17, 2020

11:00 AM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

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