Gregory Kimble

GASTONIA - Gregory Allen Kimble, 53, passed away Dec. 18, 2012, at his residence.

He was a native of Chicago, Ill., born June 6, 1959, to the late Lucy Bell Hampton.

He was preceded in death by his Mother and step father Jypsy Joe Hampton.

Survivors include his sons, Jessie kimble and wife Amber, Chris Kimble; daughter, Cindy Kimble and Travis Thomas; brothers, Bobby Sweemey, Bill Sweeney, John Sweeney, Randy Sweeney and Nelson Grindstaff; sisters, Shirley Cassidy, Robin Youngblood, Lucy Harris and Sylvia Speerli; four grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home with the Rev. Kevin Mathis officiating.

Visitation will be one hour before the service.

Interment at Evergreen in Belmont.

Condolences may be made to the family at

The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Rd Gastonia, 704-864-5144.

Funeral Home

Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home
2916 Union Road Gastonia, NC 28054
(704) 864-5144

Published in Gaston Gazette on Dec. 21, 2012