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James William Gibson

July 14, 1941 ~ April 7, 2022 (age 80)

Obituary

James William Gibson, 80, of Statesville, passed away on Thursday, April 7, 2022, at his home surrounded by family, with Grace holding his hand.

James was born on July 14, 1941, in Macon County, NC and was the son of the late Dee Gibson and Lavada Woodard Gibson. He served faithfully at Union Chapel Baptist Church for many years. He worked at the NC DOT Equipment as the supervisor as well as farmed.

In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Herman.

James is survived by his wife of sixty years, Grace Johnson Gibson; four daughters, Teresa, Kelly, Jennifer, Nancy and two sons, Mike Gibson, Mike Talley. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Noah and Jerica as well as numerous loved ones. He has touched many lives just being who God has made him to be.

A visitation will be held on Monday, April 11, 2022, at Union Chapel Baptist Church from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm with service to follow with Rev. Robin Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Union Chapel Baptist Church. 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
April 11, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Union Chapel Baptist Church

Funeral Service
Monday
April 11, 2022

2:00 PM
Union Chapel Baptist Church

Interment following funeral service
Monday
April 11, 2022

Union Chapel Baptist Church

Donations

Union Chapel Baptist Church
213 Gays Chapel Rd, Statesville NC 28625

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