2018-01-10 / Obituaries

Jerry Leland Gibson, 80


Jerry Leland Gibson Jerry Leland Gibson Jerry Leland Gibson, 80, passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at IU West surrounded by his family.

Jerry was born in Riley, Indiana on May 6, 1937. He was the son of Claude and Elsie Gibson.

Jerry attended Gerstmeyer High School and served his country in the United States Air Force. He married Emma Kay White on December 28, 1958. Jerry retired from RSR after 35 years of truck driving.

In his spare time, he enjoyed spending time with his family, attending auctions and working in his garage.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Barbara Rowley and Margaret Gibson; and great-grandson, Taner Morgan Smith.

Survivors include his wife, Kay Gibson; son, Jerry Gibson Jr.; daughter, Julie Garrison; grandchildren, Jared (Valerie) Garrison, Sami (Aaron) Smith, Elizabeth (Kyle) Chasteen, Caitlyn Gibson, Megan Langdon (James), Paige Cullison (Derek), Kristen Cassida; great-grandchildren, Jessica and Christian Garrison, Connor and Daxton Smith, Colton Chasteen, Coleton Supurrier, Logan Cullison and Everliegh Mcglaughlin; three brothers, Bernie, Francis, and Doug Gibson; and two sisters, Karen Conley and Janet Neuenschwander.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on January 13, 2018 at Soul Harvest Church in Cloverdale.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to your local food pantry. Arrangements by Indiana Funeral Care.

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