Funeral Services for Mr. James Gibson, age 87, of Marshall, TX are scheduled for Friday, February 25, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home in Marshall, TX. Bob Bryant of Cypress Valley Bible Church will be officiating. Interment will follow at Algoma Cemetery in Marshall, TX.
James Gibson was born May 27, 1934 in Marshall, TX to Mr. Felix Gibson and Mrs. Lucy Viola Webb Gibson. He passed from this life into the presence of his Savior Jesus Christ on February 19, 2022 in Longview, TX.
Mr. Gibson attended and graduated Marshall High School. After graduation, he married Mrs. Martha Gibson January 8, 1961 in Marshall, TX. Mr. Gibson worked for Brookshire’s Grocery for 35 years before retiring. James loved gardening, traveling with his wife, and his morning Dr. Pepper. More than anything, he loved spending time with and spoiling his grandchildren! James was always very actively involved at Grange Hall Baptist Church, and later in life at Cypress Valley Bible Church.
James was preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Johnnie Lanier. He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years; his daughter, Lisa Gibson Slayter and husband Don; his grandchildren, Christopher Slayter and wife Lyndsey, Catheryne Taylor and husband William, Meredith Slayter Flint and husband Nicholas, and Joanna Slayter; his great grandchildren, Clover Slayter, Amelia Taylor, and Jackson James Taylor; his brother Gerald Gibson; and nephew Jack Welch; and numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and dear friends. Mr. James Gibson is dearly loved and will be deeply missed.
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