Tristan Gaither, a resident of Dewar, died Feb. 18, 2021 in Dewar at the age of 17.  She was born Sept. 10, 2003 in Decatur, Tex., to Lloyd Gaither and Traci (Durbin) Gaither.
She was a student at the Dewar Public School.
e was preceded in death by her grandparents; Marylu Durbin, Buddy Durbin, Don Gaither and Joyce Gaither, and cousin, Meghann Durbin.
Tristan is survived by her parents Lloyd and Traci Gaither of the home; sister, Ashton Deming and husband Cody of Raeford, North Carolina; niece and nephews, Kalli Gaither, Avery Deming and Damon Deming; aunt, Christy Westmoreland and husband Kevin of Dewar; uncle, Barry Durbin and wife Marcy of Tulsa; cousins, Devon Blood, Dustin Blood, and Christopher Durbin; her extended sister (known as the Croc Gang) Gracie, Aubrey, Talyn, and Cobee; as well as a host of great-aunts and uncles, cousins and many friends.
Viewing will be from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021 at Integrity Funeral Service.
Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021 at 2 p.m. at the Dewar First Baptist Church with Rev. Ryan Wells, officiating. Interment will follow at Westlawn Cemetery in Henryetta. Services are under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service.