Hattie E. Wynn went to be with the Lord on September 26, 2018. Hattie was born to the late Emma Campbell Gaines and William Gaines Sr. on October 03, 1939 in Washington, DC.
She was baptized at Oak Grove Baptist Church at an early age. Family moved to Springfield, MA where she attended the Springfield Public School System. She lived in Palmer, MA and Pawtucket, RI. She returned to Washington, DC area and later reunited with Oak Grove Baptist Church. She was very active at the church by serving on the deaconess, missionary, and women ministries. The pastor’s aid, hospitality committees and sang in the gospel choir. She handled the benevolent for the church for many years assisting members when death and sickness happen within the family.
Hattie was very well known for her loving spirit and giving heart. She loved cooking and inviting people to her home where she shared her good cooking. She enjoyed her flowers, traveling and fishing. She had a kind word and loving hug to those she met.
Hattie leaves to cherish her memory her loving husband Luther Wynn, her children Richard DeBoise Jr. (Concetta), Michael DeBoise (Melody), Patricia Davis (Geoffery); four brothers; William Gaines Jr, Franklin Gaines (Debbie), Robert Gaines (Linda), Sherman Gaines (Yolanda), six sisters; Joyce Hines (Roy), Diane Hardy, Loretta Jacobs, Delores Byrd, Emma Kelley (Rick), Brenda Harris (Herman). 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
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