1926 - 2021
Lincolnton – Miriam "Mimi" Jane Gadd, 95, passed away on December 21, 2021, at her residence. She was born in Mecklenburg County on December 5, 1926, to the late Anna Long and Robert Henry Gadd, Sr.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Robert Gadd, and sister-in-law, Nora Gadd; her brother, Craig Gadd, and sister-in-law, Virginia Gadd; and her nephew, Tony Gadd.
Mimi was such an athletic young lady in her teen and high school years. She was the head cheerleader for Harding High School in the 1940s and was a remarkable softball player as well. Mimi had various jobs throughout her lifetime, but she truly enjoyed being a floral assistant in her later years.
Survivors include her nieces and nephews, Becky Gadd Wyatt (Joe); Ben Gadd (Pat); Carl Gadd (Sherri); Jim Gadd (Elizabeth); David Gadd (Cindy) and Jill Gadd Thor;
David Keener and Scott Laney, whom she loved dearly and considered to be her extended family.
Inurnment will be private at Elmwood Cemetery in Charlotte at a later date.
Condolences may be made to www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia (704) 864-5144 is serving the Family.