Funeral Services for Mr. Samuel Leo Gibson age 83, of Gilbertown will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2009 at 10:00am from the Chapel of Bumpers Funeral Home in Butler with Bro. Bernard Gibson and Bro. John Richardson officiating. A military graveside will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation for Mr. Gibson will be Wednesday, December 2, 2009 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm.
Mr. Gibson, a retired Merchant Marine and a WWII U.S. Army Veteran, died Monday, November 30, 2009 at his residence.
He is survived by his wife Coloen Gibson of Gilbertown; daughters Deborah Hutchinson & Husband Rick of Butler; Denise Smith of Gilbertown; Donna Reed & Husband Chuck of Silas; son David and Wife Cynthia Richardson Gibson of Gilbertown; brother W.A. Gibson of Mobile; 9 grandchildren; Shelly Mitchell, Linda Gatson Reed, Dylan and Makayla Gibson; 8 great grandchildren Noah and Jacob Mitchell; Caroline, Connor and Ella Habig, Joseph and Anna Claire Hutchinson, Riley Reed.
Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler, Alabama will be in charge of arrangements.