OBITUARY: Michael Eugene Tatum


Michael Eugene Tatum, age 61 of Gallatin, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2024.

Mr. Tatum was born June 4, 1962 in Gallatin.

He is preceded in death by father, James Marion Tatum.

He is survived by mother, Cynthia Tatum Stovall of Gallatin; sons, Preston Tatum of Gallatin and Caleb Tatum of Gallatin; daughter, Ashlynne Tatum of Nashville; brother, Kenneth Tatum of Gallatin; sisters, Karen Tatum Belote of Gallatin and Marion Tatum Graves of Gallatin; and grandchild, Riley McGuire.

Celebration of Life Service will be Thursday, May 23 at 4:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 205 East Main Street, Gallatin, TN 37066, with Dr. Travis Fleming and Rev. Bo Johnson officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, May 23rd from 2:00 p.m. until time of service at 4:00 p.m. at the church.

Online condolences may be submitted at

Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin, 100 E. Albert Gallatin Avenue, Gallatin, TN 37066. 615-452-7115. Obituary line 615-452-5900. E-mail: [email protected].


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