Gabriel David Souther, 21 months, went home on the wings of an angel to be with Jesus on Aug. 20, 2013.
He was born Nov. 15, 2011, in Parkersburg, W.Va., the son of Shawn David and Jessica Diana Becker Souther of Parkersburg.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, India Jade Merritt of Parkersburg; his paternal grandparents, Dan and Cheri Adams of Lower Salem, Ohio; his maternal grandparents, Kevin Becker of Bartellso, Ill., and Debbie and Chuck McCoy of Parkersburg; maternal great-grandparents, Lannie and Patricia Holbert of Parkersburg; maternal great-grandmother, Gertrude Becker of Illinois; maternal great-great-grandfather, Clair Ruble of Parkersburg; Mamaw Faye of Lower Salem, Ohio; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal great-grandparents, Glen and Kathryn Souther; his paternal great-great-grandparents, Pete and Bernice Young; maternal great-great-grandfather, L.F. Becker; and maternal great-great-grandmother, Mary P. Ruble.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, at Calvary Memorial Church, Parkersburg with Pastor Rob Collins officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Friday at the Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Pike St., south Parkersburg and one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.
An online guestbook will be available at www.lamberttatman.com.