Funeral Services for Mrs. Jewel Sikes Gibson, age 77 of Butler, will be held on Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 3 P.M. from the New Lusk Community Church of God with Rev. Clovis Lewis, Rev. Jon Brown, and Rev. Scottie Fulcher officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 until 3 there at the church prior to the service.
Mrs. Gibson passed away on Monday, January 10, 2011 at her residence. She was retired from Vanity Fair after 34 years of service.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years Jarell Gibson of Butler; sons Joseph “Joey” Gibson (Bobbie) of Gilbertown; Judson Gibson of Toxey; Janet Tims (Ernest) of Butler; brothers Raymond Sikes of Mobile; Levern Sikes of Gilbertown; sisters Annell Graham of Gilbertown; Faye Tiffany of Punta Gorda, FL; Ruth Ashe of Huntsville; grandchildren Bridget Tindle, Jolene King, Shannon Busby, Judson Gibson, Jr., Amanda Galloway; great grandchildren Ben Tindle, Mallori Tindle, Blake Smith, Emma Kate Smith, Grace Smith, Avie Busby, Kendal Gibson, Zada Gibson.
She was preceded in death by her parents Jim and Annie Sikes; daughter Crystal Diane Gibson; brother George Sikes; sisters Sadie Lewis, Lois Abston, and Idell Taylor; grandson Justin Tims.
Pallbearers: Jackie Sikes, Ernest Ray Sikes, Dean Lewis, Ben Tindle, Jimmy Tindle, Judson Gibson, Jr., John Tindle
Honorary Pallbearers: The Members of the Butler Senior Citizen Center.
Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler will be in charge of arrangements.