James H. Gay, Sr., went to be with his maker on April 8, 2004. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 41 years, Janet Gay and son, Rob Lee Gay. James is survived by his loving wife of 6 years, Kitty Gay; daughters, Robin English, Rebecca Heimbach; son, James H. Gay, Jr.; brothers, Thomas Gay, Hal Gay, four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. There were many whom he loved and will never be forgotten. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 PM, Monday, April 12, 2004 at Woodlawn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM, Tuesday, April 13, 2004, in the Woodlawn Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be at 1 PM, at Houston National Cemetery.