Willis Junior Gibson

Born: Sun., Dec. 9, 1945
Died: Thu., Apr. 19, 2018


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Apr. 24, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Wed., Apr. 25, 2018
Location: Walker Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Wed., Apr. 25, 2018
Location: Walker Funeral Home

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Willis Junior Gibson, 72, of Winchester, departed this world on April 19, 2018 at the St. Vincent Randolph County Hospital in Winchester, IN.  He was born on December 9, 1945 in Lothair (Perry County), Kentucky to Chester C. Gibson and Martha Lee (Stacey) Gibson.

Willis is survived by his wife of 54 years, Margarine (Bates) Gibson of Winchester, son, William Andrew (Fiancé Becky) of Dayton; daughter, Marcella Yvonne (Steve) Tinsman of Belize; a grandson, Brandon Andrew Gibson of Dayton; brothers, Eddie Wayne of North Manchester, IN, Earl Dean (Nadine) of Cromona, Kentucky, Roger Dale (Elizabeth) of Viper, Kentucky, Carolyn Sue (Jack) Beavers of Nicholasville, Kentucky; and a host of nephews, nieces and family.

Willis was preceded in death his parents; brother, Chester Gibson Jr.; sisters, Jewelene Centers and Sharon Kay Mullins; as well as daughter-in-law, Brenda (Bolser) Gibson.

Funeral services for Willis will be at 1:00 p.m., on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at the Walker Funeral Home in Winchester, with Brother Aaron Whitaker and other Old Regular Baptist Ministers officiating.  Burial will follow at the Fountain Park Cemetery in Winchester.

Friends and family may call from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24 as well as an hour before the services on Wednesday, all at the funeral home.  At 7:00 p.m., on Tuesday, there will be an Old Regular Baptist celebration of life.

Family will receive visitors for condolences and lunch at the Beeson Park Clubhouse immediately following internment.

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Judy Gibson Pigman
   Posted Fri April 20, 2018
Margie, Andy, Marcella....so very sorry to hear about Willis. Our thoughts, prayers, and love are with you as you go through this trying time and in all the days to come.

Randy Sexton
   Posted Sat April 21, 2018
Margie, I am so, so very sorry to hear of Willis's passing. My heart, thoughts and prayers are with you all...I pray God gives you comfort in knowing that my Cousin is now free of pain and rejoicing in Heaven....God bless you all. Love you all...

   Posted Sun April 22, 2018
Please accept my sympathy, i pray that you find some comfort in this most difficult time. At times like this we hold on to promises such as "He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”-rev 21:4.

Diana Phillips Kerrigan and family
   Posted Mon April 23, 2018
Marge and kids, I am so sorry to learn of Willis's passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to you all. God Bless you all and if there is anything I can do please let me know. Love to you, Marge at this difficult time.

Marsha Cockerill
   Posted Tue April 24, 2018

I'm so sorry to hear of Willis's passing. You were two of my favorite people when I worked at CVS. So glad I got to know both of you.

Johnnie Bates
   Posted Wed April 25, 2018
Aunt Margie my thoughts are with you and your family so sorry for your loss I love you I pray for strength to get you through!!🙏🏻