Gary Fountain, Jr.

Gary “Gee” Lynn Fountain Jr., 47, of Newton, Texas died on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022 at his residence.

He was born and raised in Hackberry.

He is survived by his wife, Shelley Ann Fountain; father, Gary Fountain, Sr. (Tiffany) of Pennsylvania; children, Cody Fountain, Balie Beard, Melissa Swier, and C.J. Swier; siblings, Billy Fountain of Newton, Texas, Crystal Gray of Sulphu.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Joyce Fountain; one brother, Christopher Fountain; and grandparents.

A celebration service will be held at Hixson-Snider Funeral Home in DeQuincy on Saturday, Nov. 26, at 2 p.m. with Hixson Celebrant Jody Barrilleaux. Visitation will be at Hixson-Snider Funeral Home on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. until the time of the service.