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William Elmer Gibson

January 2, 1943 ~ September 4, 2020 (age 77)

Obituary

William Elmer Gibson, age 77 of Morristown, passed away Friday, September 4, 2020, at his home.  He was a truck driver of 41 years for Jones Fiber Products. He was of the Baptist faith.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents Wiley and Monnie Gibson; two brothers George and Dana Gibson; and his sisters Brenda Belcher, and Laura Watkins.

 

He is survived by his wife of 55 years Rose Ann Gibson; son David Gibson, both of Morristown; daughters Michelle (Lynn) Wolfe of Russellville, and Kristy Wallen of Morristown; brother Rev. Doug (Bernice) Gibson; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; his faithful dog, Scrappy; and a special friend Monica from Jones Fiber Products.

 

A special thank you goes out to Smoky Mountain Hospice Staff for the care given to William.

 

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at Mayes Mortuary, with funeral services to follow with Rev. Doug Gibson officiating.  To follow Hamblen County Covid-19 protocol, we do ask that while visiting the funeral home, please wear a mask and practice social distancing.  Graveside services will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, at Hamblen Memory Gardens.

 

Arrangements entrusted to Mayes Mortuary, www.mayesmortuary.com, of Morristown.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
September 8, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mayes Mortuary
444 West Main Street
Morristown, TN 37814

Funeral Service
Tuesday
September 8, 2020

7:00 PM
Mayes Mortuary
444 West Main Street
Morristown, TN 37814

Graveside Service
Wednesday
September 9, 2020

1:00 PM
Hamblen Memory Gardens, Mayes Mortuary, Morristown

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