Esma Sexton Gibson, 93, died November 17 at her home at Colson.
A daughter of the late Hasadore and Elizabeth Sexton, she was the widow of Norwood Gibson.
She was the mother of the late Duane Taylor, and a grandmother of the late Nathan Stamper.
Mrs. Gibson was also preceded in death by nine siblings, Gladys Sexton, Bessie Sexton, Sarah Sexton, Ruby Sexton, Bobbie Jean, Burl Sexton, Frable Sexton, Denver Sexton, and James Sexton; a niece, Elsie Sexton; and a son-in-law, Dewey Wayne Gibson.
Surviving are a daughter,
Janice Gibson of Isom; four sons, Jessie Stamper and Darrell Gibson and wife Nancy, all of Colson, Arnold Gibson and wife Lynn of Topmost, and David Gibson of Pippa Passes; 17 grandchildren, 16 greatgrandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mrs. Gibson were held November 20 at Letcher Funeral in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Gibson family cemetery at Colson.