death of a student at CHS

death of a student at CHS

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broken heart

United States

#1 Sep 3, 2009
I was at the ER today, and seen something that I never want to experience, the death of a child. I want mention any names but it was a student at CHS, a 15year old sophmore. Please everyone keep this family and their loved ones in your prayers.
RIP Zachary Gatewood

Lexington, TN

#2 Sep 3, 2009
so sad, pray for the family

Morristown, TN

#3 Sep 4, 2009
sad so sad

Johnson City, TN

#4 Sep 4, 2009
Oh how terrible!! Car accident??
Big Red Machine

Toledo, OH

#5 Sep 4, 2009
He was killed in a wreck.


Since: Jul 09

Hazzard County, USA

#6 Sep 4, 2009
I pray for his family.
I know Mr. Fraley will treat this as when we had a death when I was there, Fraley is a loving man and im sure the will honor him and have prayer.

Mostly Pray for the family right now.
My prayers

Mckenzie, TN

#7 Sep 4, 2009
I will keep this family in my prayers. It is hard to lose a child no matter how big or small they are.
Obit info


#8 Sep 4, 2009
Zachary Gatewood, age 16, of Rogersville, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2009, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

He was a sophomore at Cherokee High School and loved to go fishing.

He is survived by his mother, Christy Landrum; father, James Gatewood, Jr.; sister, Amber Landrum; brother, Dylan Gatewood; maternal grandparents, Rosie and Harold Frost; paternal grandfather, James Gatewood, Sr.; uncles, Rev. Ronnie Gilliam and wife Sarah; Billy Gatewood; aunt Gloria Johnson; several cousins.

The family will receive friends 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Sunday, September 6, 2009, at Christian-Sells Funeral Home in Rogersville. Graveside services will follow in Hawkins County Memorial Gardens with Rev. Ronnie Gilliam and Rev. Chuck Lowe officiating.

Condolences may be sent to the family at
kelsey lynn

Kingsport, TN

#9 Jan 4, 2011
my name is kelsey glander i went to school with zack he was one of my best freinds i miss him so much i would give my life to c him again i didnt make it to his funeral it was way hard and now i regret that and dnt know were he is and i would loved to go c this day i still cry and think what if i love and miss zack ever so much...R.I.P....
dj fore

United States

#11 Mar 10, 2012
zach was one of my best friends i miss him alot i wish i could have made it to his funeral i miss you zach and i love u bro RIP see u in heaven
zack davis

Piney Flats, TN

#12 Oct 1, 2012
Zachary Todd Gatewodd was like my little brother and he still is i was very proud of this young man and he was a heck of a man to know i love this guy like he was really one of my brothers. Me and Zach we went back a long time and i still thank about him till this day everyday as a matter of fact. LOVE YOU BUDDY RIP ZACHARY TODD GATEWOOD

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