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Nothing is known about Gavin's life prior to or as the outbreak began.
Gavin accompanies John when he meets Pamela and Rick in front of the gates.
Gavin is not seen or mentioned in the fifteen to twenty year time-skip, leaving his fate unknown.
This list shows the victims Gavin has killed:
- Possibly numerous counts of zombies and unnamed people
- Issue 107 (No Lines)
- Issue 182 (No Lines)
- Gavin is the third character to be named somewhere else than the comic, others being Charlie, Marco, Reggie, Craig, Andy, Liam, Carlos, Patrick and Sandra.
- In 2012, Movember inspired charity Gallary of Mo teamed up with Charles Adlard to offer a reader the chance to appear in the Walking Dead comic as either a member of Negan's gang or a walker, along with a "Mustache Movember" themed walker sketch. The winner was Gavin Meakings from the UK who appeared in Issue 107 . Whilst the character is named in the script he is not named in the comic.
- Gavin has the longest absence of a character in the comic series with a total of 75 issues between appearances.