Earl Gibson

MOUNT HOLLY - Earl Arthur Gibson, 61, died Dec. 6, 2012, at his home.

He was born in Mecklenburg County, son of the late Earl Mark and Lealer Mae Wilson Gibson.

He was a member of the Temple of Joy Church in Belmont.

Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Deborah Brown Gibson, eight children, 26 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, a brother and a sister.

The funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday in the Woodlawn Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home with Pastor Joseph Dillon officiating.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2:45 p.m.

Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Belmont.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Dec. 8, 2012