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A Celebration of John L. Gill’s Life, age 94, of Burkeville, Texas, will be 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home Chapel in Burkeville with burial to follow at Woods Cemetery in Burkeville. Visitation will be from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home in Burkeville, Texas.

John L. died Saturday, March 5, 2022 at his home in Burkeville, Texas. A native of Foul, Louisiana and a longtime resident of House Springs, Missouri, John L. was an amateur ham radio operator and a Christian builder for numerous churches. He loved building things, fishing and hunting.

John L. is survived by his daughter, Delores Horwath and husband Gary of Albuquerque, New Mexico; granddaughter, Michaele M. Spiroff of Novato, CA and great grandson, Dylan Spiroff.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harley and Mayo Gill.

Memorials may be made to the Freedom Rest Baptist Church, 128 Kay Rd., Anacoco, LA 71403.

Services are under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Jasper.