Pauline Moody Gast, age 89, of Mountain City, TN; formerly of Tunbridge, VT; peacefully left this world on Friday, November 1, 2019, surrounded by her family. She is survived by her husand, with whom she shared 68 years, three daughters/spouses, one son/spouse, twelve grandchildren, and twenty great grandchilren, two brothers and a sister.
Her love of teaching and sharing learned techniques helped thousands of students of all ages over her 45 year career. She was continually learning new skills throughout her life. Her other interests were reading, knitting, cooking, and puzzles.
With her husband, she traveled throuhout the world visiting the many foreign students that had been hosted through the years on the family farm. The relationships she developed were continued all her life.
Her lifetime motto was "paying it forward". In that spirit, a celebration of her life will be held later in 2020. In lieu of flowers, remembrance contributions may be made to the International Heifer Foundation, One World Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72202.
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Gast family.