Marvin Gibson 77, of Kingston, Tenn., died March 23 at Roane Medical Center in Harriman, Tenn.
Born in Whitesburg to the late Linville and Mattie Bates Gibson, he was a brother of the late Joyce Forman, Jimmy Gibson, Coy Glenn Gibson and Ron Gibson.
He was the widower of Lucille Gibson, and a grandfather of the late Kameron Sewell.
He was a fan of the University of Tennessee Lady Vols basketball, along with NASCAR and Kentucky Wildcat basketball.
He attended Whitesburg High School and was a star player on the Yellowjacket team.
He is survived by a son, Doug Gibson and wife Peggy, of Kingston, Tenn.; two daughters, Vanessa Waters and husband Fuzz, and Valerie Swafford and husband Scott, of Cleveland, Tenn.; the mother of his children, Barbara Harvey of Cleveland, Tenn.; a sister, Jean Thomas of San Diego Calif.; two brothers, Charles Gibson of Kearneysville, W.Va. and Gary Gibson of Bardstown; two grandsons, Jeremiah Gibson and wife Misty of Knoxville, Tenn., and Sam Sewell and wife Stephanie of Cleveland, Tenn.; and two great-grandsons, Preston Gibson of Knoxville, Tenn., and Gavin Sewell of Cleveland, Tenn.