He was a self employed property manager, WWII U.S. Navy Seabee Veteran, member of the First United Methodist Church in Mayfield, member of the Kiwanis Club, and charter member of the Mayfield Housing Authority.
Mr. Gibson is survived by; one son, Sonny (Marietta) Gibson of Mayfield; two daughters, Gay Gibson (Bennie) Deaton of Calvert City and Dana Gibson (Joe) Stonecipher of Murray; nine grandchildren and spouses, Renee and Kenny Fister, Amy Deaton, Sean and Stacey Stonecipher, Shea and Scott Lowe, Kacee and Landon Barrow, Hal Harrison “Trip” Gibson III and Danna Gibson, Amber and Chris Green, Kylie and Chuck Peery, and Andrew Gibson; 12 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Eloise Hicks of Mayfield; brother-in-law, Bill Tolar of Mayfield; niece, Marie Jones of Murray.
He was preceded in death by; wife, Rosalyn Tolar Gibson; grandson, Chris Deaton; brother, WM. T. Gibson; parents, Hugh Harrison and Iva Lee Gibson.
Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday January 11 at Mayfield Memory Gardens. Rev. Joe Hansen officiated.
Expressions of Sympathy may take the form of donations to: Calvert City Convalescent Center, 110 Convalescent Dr. P.O. Box 7 Calvert City, KY 42029 or First United Methodist Church 214 S. 8th St, Mayfield, KY 42066.