William “Gib” Gibson, 70, died April 27 at the Huntington Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia.
Born in Thornton to the late Willie and Mary Ann Bates Gibson, he was the widower of Martha Maynard Gibson.
He was the father of the late William J. Gibson and Walter Gibson, and a great-grandfather of the late Tamiah Baker.
Mr. Gibson was a U.S. Veteran, having served in the U.S. Army.
Sur viving are two daughters, Rhonda K. Gibson of Abilene, Texas, and Marsha Gibson and husband Ray of Harrodsburg; fiancée, Emma Potter of Cromona; a stepson, Tommy Brown of Haymond; and his brother, Clifford Gibson of Madison, Ind.
Funeral services for Mr. Gibson were held May 1, in Whitesburg. Burial was in Payne Gap Cemetery.