Gerald Lacy 'Bucky' Gilbert

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Gerald Lacy 'Bucky' Gilbert

September 08, 1946 - January 05, 2019

Gerald Lacy 'Bucky' Gilbert Gerald Lacy "Bucky" Gilbert went home to be with Lord on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at the age of 72. He was born Sept. 8, 1946, to Charles Gilbert and Mae Ola Brown, in Terre Haute, Indiana.
He was baptized at an early age at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church. He attended Lincoln Elementary and Woodrow Wilson Jr. High, and graduated from Gerstmeyer Technical High School in 1964.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1965 to 1967, where he was honorably discharged. He was joined in holy matrimony to Patricia Underwood on July 8, 1966, the love of his life for 52 years. He retired from Pfizer after 27 years, then worked for Columbia Home Products for 11 years.
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Tonia Gilbert; and brother, Charles Gilbert. He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Patricia Underwood Gilbert; daughters, Teresa "Teri" (Timothy) Gilbert-Bailey, Sherry Underwood and Vicky Underwood; sons, Gerald Jr., Harold Allen Jr., Vincent Allen and Aaron Edwards; sister, Joan Lewis; and a brother, Kenneth Gilbert; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
Services are Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at 1 p.m., in the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, with calling from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., also in the church.
Interment in the Grandview Cemetery. Russell Funeral Home assisted.
Published on January 17, 2019
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14 posts

Buddy i will miss u dearly am my prayers go out to ur family rest in peacemy friend
Jan 20, 2019
Artie sauer
Jan 20, 2019
Rest In Peace Bucky
Jan 20, 2019
My heart and prayers go out to the family. Even though I'm not much younger than him I always called him Dad so kind, gentle and hilarious he will be missed by many. Rest In Heaven
Dorothy Cork
Jan 19, 2019
Payers go out to all the family.He will be missed.R.I.P.
Dorothy Cork
Jan 19, 2019
Sending prayers out to all the family.He will be missed. R.I.P.
chuck king
Jan 19, 2019
Sorry for your loss R.I.P. Bucky
Rose Morse
Jan 19, 2019
So sorry for your loss. RIP Bucky.
Audrey barnhill
Jan 19, 2019
Rest in peace
Jan 19, 2019
RIP Bucky
Bonita Russell-Brooks
Jan 19, 2019
So sorry to hear of your loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
Bonnie Russell
(your North Avenue neighbor)
Catherine Lee-Anderson
Jan 19, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss! Continued prayers for the family
Lisa Rose
Jan 18, 2019
Pat I'm praying for you and your family at this sad time. I love you and I pray that God will continue to bless you.❤
To the Gildert family
Jan 18, 2019
Please know that I love each and everyone of you. Bucky will be truly missed. I will miss all the laughter, smart remarks and his love of family. Never a dull moment. Please know that I am praying with you and for you! Love always , your daughter from another mother.. Lonna Wakefield -Jones
Jan 17, 2019
My condolences to the Family of Bucky Gilbert on his passing.