Gail M. Bristol

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
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Gail M. Bristol, 73, of Livingston, Montana, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021 at Livingston HealthCare. Cremation has taken place at Franzen-Davis Crematory. The family will be hosting a celebration of Gail’s life this fall. 

Gail Bristol was born on Oct. 3, 1947, in Queens, NY. She was the daughter of Creed and Eleanor Moore. In her early years she lived in Chile, France, and Panama, before moving to Florida were her father retired. She was a graduate of the Melbourne High School Class of 1966. After graduation, Gail Bristol worked as a microfilm editor at Patrick Air Force base where she met the love of her life, Jack Bristol. 

On April 26, 1969, Gail Moore was united in marriage to Jack Bristol, in Cocoa, Florida. Their marriage was blessed with three children, and 10 grandchildren. Gail resided in Melbourne, FL. They later moved to Livingston, where they eventually bought Jack’s childhood home, where they raised their three children. They shared 52 years of marriage. 

Gail was a proud member of Catholic Daughters and enjoyed volunteering her time at the Senior Citizen center. 

She enjoyed cooking for her family, and watching scary movies; she especially enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren. 

Gail is survived by her husband, Jack Bristol of Livingston, MT; son David Bristol and his wife, Annicka, of Livingston, MT; daughter Stacy Bristol of Livingston, MT, daughter Renee Shifley (Rollins) and her husband, Wayne Rollins of Livingston, MT; grandchildren Mersadie, Daniel, Makayla, Rylan, Andrew, Lance, Ethan, John, Becca, and Pearl, and many other relatives and friends. 

Gail Bristol is preceded in death by her father, Creed, and mother, Eleanor Moore; and brother, Creed R. Moore Jr.

Blessed be her memory.

Franzen-Davis Funeral Home and Crematory has been entrusted with arrangements. To view the tribute page and share condolences, visit: