Gene was born on March 19, 1932 and passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Gene was a resident of Alabama at the time of passing. Gene was married to Myrtle. Friends will be received from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Friday April 21 2017 at Jemison First Baptist Church.Services will be held Friday April 21 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Jemison First Baptist Church with Pastor Ron Cooney officiating.Interment will follow in Midway Memorial Gardens Jemison AL. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Jemison First Baptist Church Challenge to Build Fund at P.O. Box 760 Jemison AL 35085.Martin Funeral Home directing.