Gail Evelyn Lauter, 74, of Tavares, FL was born October 11, 1943 in Ft. Lauderdale to Glenn Richard and Evelyn Grace (nee Gudgen) Morehead and passed away peacefully October 5, 2018. She moved to the area in 1981 from Miami. Survivors include: her brother David Brent (MaryEllen) Morehead of Tavares; 2 step-sons: Dennis (Rosaline) Lauter of Weirsdale, FL and Ken (Jo Ann) Lauter of Cantonment, FL; nieces: Kerry (Karl) Sandell and Amanda (Clint) Patterson, nephews: Chris (Jenny) Honeycutt and Daniel (Michelle) Morehead. Great Nephews: Alex Honeycutt, Ridge Patterson, Roan Patterson, Reid Patterson, Andrew Sandell, Erik Sandell, Luke Sandell, and Daniel Brent. She was preceded in death by her brother Glenn in 1956, as well as her beloved husband William in 2000. Gail not only loved her family, but she dearly loved her church family and friends. She was a woman who loved Jesus and always looked forward to her home-going. The family would like to thank The Cove in Tavares for the compassionate care they provided to her in her greatest time of need. A visitation will be held in the chapel of Beyers Funeral Home, Leesburg on Thursday October 11, 2018 from 5-7 PM. Funeral Services will be Friday October 12, 2018 beginning at 11 with interment to follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Fruitland Park, FL. Condolences may be left at www.beyersfuneralhome.com, Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of all arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please consider donating to Cornerstone Hospice.