Jerry Leland Gibson, 80, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, at IU West surrounded by his family. He was born in Riley, on May 6, 1937, 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 Dec 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.
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) and 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,
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Barbara Rowley and Margaret Gibson; and great-grandson, Taner Morgan Smith
A Memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Soul Harvest Church, Cloverdale. In lieu of flowers, please donate to your local food pantry. Indiana Funeral Care assisted with the arrangements.
Published on January 4, 2018