Medical 05

Gail Elizabeth (Kyne) Bratcher

February 27, 1956 ~ July 25, 2023 (age 67) 67 Years Old


Gail E. Bratcher, (Libby) 67, of Manchester TN, passed away Tuesday July 25, 2023, at Woodbury Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born February 27, 1956, in Xenia OH, the daughter of James B. and Marjorie J. Kyne. She dedicated her life to caring for others as a registered nurse, especially in nursing homes. She was an extraordinary person. Her ability to be attentive in the moment, playful, serious, and engaging was truly a superpower that enriched the lives of those around her. Gail had a passion for life, lived it fully, and enjoyed a good game of Scrabble. 

She is survived by her three sons, James (Michelle) Miller, Jesse (Carrie) Miller, and Richard (Laura) Miller, 13 grandchildren, Abigail Hickerson, Cole Hickerson, Cody Miller, Dylan Miller, Madison Fischer, Ryan Fischer, Mason Miller, Ella Miller, Briana Miller, Nathan Miller, Avalyn Miller, Alexis Miller, and Samuel Miller, one great grandson, Cai James Miller, five sisters, Karen Carroll, Rebecca (Clay) Engle, Molly Kyne, Mary Lou Kyne, and Melissa (Paul) Martin, three brothers, John (Joyce) Kyne, David (Debbie) Kyne, and Chris (Lisa) Kyne, sister-in-law, Kay Kyne; lifelong friends, Kris Brewer Virgint and Becky (Cattorini) Shackleton. Libby leaves behind a host of nieces and nephews who love her and will miss her dearly.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers Thomas Jay Kyne and James Michael Kyne, her daughter, Megan Jane, and her lifelong friend Ronda Smith.

Libby was loved by many and will be missed by all who knew her.

Memorial services will be 4:00 pm Saturday, August 12, 2023 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home.

Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311 or to leave condolences and memories for her family, please visit

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gail Elizabeth (Kyne) Bratcher, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Gail Elizabeth (Kyne) Bratcher?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Gail's memory.


Memorial Service
August 12, 2023

4:00 PM
Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home
504 W. Main St.
Woodbury, TN 37190


© 2023 Woodbury Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility