Jesse Harold Gilbert, 86 of Central, LA passed away peacefully at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center on Wednesday, May 22, 2013. He was a retired machinist from Copolymer of 63 years and a U.S. Navy
veteran of World War II
. He was longtime member and a past Deacon of Galilee Baptist Church where the services will be held on Saturday, June 1, located at 11050 Greenwell Springs-Port Hudson Rd, Zachary, LA. Visiting 10:00am - 11:30am, Religious services at 11:30am conduced by Pastor Ron Lowery. He is survived by his wife Joyce Warren Gilbert for 63 years, daughter Kathleen Price, husband Matt Price, grandchildren Kelvin Price, wife Kris Price, Venus Dresser Woodward, husband Bernie Woodward, Erick Vincent, Stephanie Martin. Great-grandchildren, Drew Price, Wes Price, Kate Price, Gus Price, April Dresser, Gabriel Dresser, Maria Dresser, Domiknick Martin, Jacob Vincent, Madelynn Vincent, Joseph Vincent, Olivia Vincent. Daughter Myra Corby, husband Joseph Corby, Granddaughter, Christine Corby. Daughter Cindy McAllister, husband Daniel McAllister, grandchildren Chantel Rome, Amber Rome, Tonya Gomez, husband Floyd Gomez, Ashley Gubancisk, husband Brandon Gubancisk, Alison Sellen, husband Jeremey Sellen. Great-grandchildren, Caitlin Gomez, Haileigh Gomez, Kaylee Thibodeaux, Hannah Gubancisk, Caroline Gubancisk and Owen Sellen. Son Jesse Gilbert Jr., grandchildren Trent Gilbert, Phillip Gilbert, Alexzander Gilbert, and Aspyn Wilson. Daughter Sirena Melus, husband Steve Melus and grandson Connor Melus. Survived by a sister Alice Weatherby, husband Wayne Weatherby, and brother Paul Gilbert, wife Joy Gilbert and brother Phillip Gilbert, wife Nancy Gilbert and many cousins, nephews and nieces. Preceded in death by son Trent Gilbert and granddaughter Jessica Gilbert.