Jimmy Gibbs 81, of Lake Tallavana, FL passed away Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at his daughters home in Tallahassee.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 8, 2015 at Faith Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gordon Greene officiating. Interment will follow at Woodland Cemetery in Havana, with military honors.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 7, 2012 at Faith Funeral Home (850-539-4300 or www.faithfuneralhome.com )
Mr. Gibbs was born October 24, 1934 in Madison County, FL the son of the late Buck C. Gibbs and the late Ruth Sparks Gibbs. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon for many years. He was a strong faithful servant of his Lord. He would witness to anyone, at any opportunity he was given. He was retired from the railroad after more than 42 years. He was a real family man, who loved his wife and family.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years Margaret Gibbs of Havana; his son Randy Gibbs (Cindi) of Tallahassee; three daughters Rhonda Maxwell (Roger) of Tallahassee; Sherree Blount (Jim) of Tallahassee; and Sheila Pittard (Craig) of Pensacola. Brothers and sisters Milburn "Bud" Gibbs; Margaret Deloach; Ander Gibbs (Sandy); Wayne Gibbs (Linda) and Brenda Cory. Seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The family requests memorial donations to Big Bend Hospice of Quincy 105 N. Jackson St Quincy, FL 32351