Thomas Herbert Gibson, 84


Thomas Herbert Gibson, 84, passed away Monday, June 29,
2015 in Jacksonville, FL. He was born July 9, 1930 in Lafayette, IN to the
late Frank & Edith Gibson and had lived in Jacksonville for the past 54
years. Thomas was a member of Eastport Baptist Church. He was a loving
husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, friend and will be dearly
missed by all. Thomas was predeceased by his wife of 51 years, Joanna Sue
Gibson; son, Mark Gibson and brother, Junior Gibson. Survivors include his
sons, Tim Gibson (Theresa) and Steve Gibson all of Jacksonville;
daughters, Ellen Thorton (Paul) of Dahlonega, GA, and Judith Gibson of
Jacksonville; 11 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren and a host of other
relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Monday, July 6, 2015
at 11am in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road,
Jacksonville, 32218, with Rev. Jim Curtis officiating. Interment, with
military honors, will follow in Jacksonville National Cemetery. The family
will receive friends Sunday (TODAY) from 4-6pm at the funeral home,
714-1110. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Eastport Baptist
Church “Building Fund” in memory of Mr. Gibson.