Sharon Elaine Gatlin
Sharon Elaine Gatlin of Prineville died on Mon. Oct 9, 2000 at her home due 
to cancer. She was 56 years old.
  Mrs. Gatlin was born Nov. 7, 1943 in Portland to Quintine and Irene 
(Rawson) Smart. She graduated from Franklin High School in Portland in 1961.
  After graduation, she attended Texas Christian University for a year. She 
then transferred to San Francisco State where she earned a bachelors degree 
in nursing. 
  She met Bob Gatlin at Suttle Lake in the simmer of 1959. The couple later 
married in Portland in 1963. Having lived in Prineville for 21 years, she 
worked as a registered nurse for the health department and for the Crook 
County School District.
  Her hobbies included knitting, sewing and hand crafts. 
  Survivors include her husband Bob Gatlin of Prineville: daughter, Cynthia 
Phothong of Boise, Ida. Three grandchildren: mother, Irene Smart of Portland: 
uncle, Bob Rawson of Portland and other relatives and friends.
  Funeral services were scheduled for today at 4 PM at the Heritage Chapel of 
the Prineville Funeral Home. Cremation will be held at the Prineville 
Heritage Crematory under the direction of the Prineville Funeral Home.
 Internment will follow at a later date at the Juniper Haven Cemetery. 
 Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the local chapter of the 
Red Cross. 
  Arrangements are under the direction of Prineville Home.