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Justin Lee Gaines

July 19, 1970 — February 27, 2018

Justin Lee Gaines, 47, of Shawnee, OK, passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2018 near Bethel Acres. Services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Liberty Baptist Church with Phil Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memorial Park under the direction of Walker Funeral Service. Justin was born July 19, 1970 in Paris, Illinois and adopted by Jack & Miriam Gaines, and recently reconnected with his birth mother, Linda Fann. He was a 1989 graduate of Prague High School.On April 19, 1992 he married Loretta Haley. He enjoyed landscaping jobs, ride-sharing, and also worked as a prison guard. Justin was previously vice president of Neighborhood Watch, delivered newspapers and mowed lawns for anyone he could. He loved fishing and animals. He was extremely kind and helpful. He met his wife Loretta in October 1991 when Loretta, her brother, and Grandmother had car trouble on the corner of Federal and Harrison. He continued loving and taking care of her for 26 years. Last year he was able to find his birth mother and reconnect with her and his sister. His daughter, Daidra was his best achievement and his close friend. He was always willing to help her with anything.He was preceded in death by his father: Jack Lee Gaines; son: Gabriel Lee Gaines, brothers: Steven Mattix and Jon Mark Gaines, grandmother-in-law: Inez Thomason, good friend: James Jones and several furry friends.Justin is survived by:His wife of 26 years, Loretta Gaines of ShawneeDaughter: Daidra Hendershot and her husband Nicolas of ShawneeMothers: Miriam Gaines of Shawnee and Linda Fann of ILSister: Katrina Fulling and her husband Aaron, and their two children, Alex & DannikaSister: Roseann Butler and her husband Roger FerlettNiece: Autum Simms, and her son Steven SimsNephew: Matthew Lake and his children Dalton and VictoriaNephew: Joshua GainesNiece: Elaine Gaines and her two children Sara and NoahNephew: Graham Gaines and his daughter MackenzieMother-in-Law: Ellen HutchinsonBrother-in-Law: Chris Hutchinson and his wife Rachel Ross, and their two children Cameron and AlyssaAnd countless cousins and friends
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