Gabrielle Nicole Tavison

Gabrielle Nicole Tavison

Gabrielle Nicole Tavison unexpectedly passed away May 19, 2020, at the age of 23. She was born in Safford to Daniel Tavison and Diane Tavison.

“Gabby” was raised in Morenci, later residing in Sahuarita. She graduated from Morenci High School in 2015, and from Eastern Arizona College in 2018 with honors and an associates’s degree in general studies.

Gabby worked as a nanny, and loved helping and caring for others. She loved being with family and friends. She enjoyed being on the go, whether it was concerts, river trips, barbecues or “kickbacks.” She was truly a loving, social butterfly.

She is survived by: her parents, Daniel Tavison and Diane Tavison; her siblings, Adrianna Tavison, Maria Isabel Tavison and DJ Tavison; her nephew and niece; her great-grandfathers, Julio Tavison and William Leaman; grandmother, Phoenix Sotelo; grandfather, Phillip Tavison; grandmother, Kim Ollick; uncles; aunts; and numerous cousins, family and friends.

She is preceded in death by: her grandfather, Robert Sotelo; cousin, Christopher Robert Morales; and great-grandmothers, Esther Tavison and Vivian Leaman.

A viewing was held Friday, May 29, 2020, at the New Life City Church beginning at 10 a.m., with the funeral services beginning at noon, with Dr. Phillip Tutor conducting.

Arrangements are under the direction of McDougal’s Caldwell Funeral Chapel & Gila Valley Crematory.

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