Barbara B. Gipson
1946 - 2018
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Barbara Bryn Wycoff Gipson passed away in Houston, Texas on November 27, 2018. Bryn was 72 years old. Bryn was born in McAllen, Texas on November 22,

1946 to Margaret West Wycoff and John Curtis Wycoff, Sr.

Bryn had many loving, lifelong friends including those from Lake Jackson, Texas where she graduated from Brazosport High School. Bryn attended the University of Texas in Austin and graduated from the University of Houston. She had a career in computer sales and as an educator in Texas public schools. Bryn lived in La Porte, Jamaica Beach, and Houston, Texas with several exciting years in Alaska and Aruba.

Bryn is survived by her son, Mark Gipson; brother Thomas Wycoff and his wife Janice; brother John C. Wycoff and his wife Melinda; three nephews; one niece and two great-nephews. Bryn's family would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to Dr. Leon (Bubba) Daily for the tremendous love, care and support he gave to Bryn which provided so much joy to her life and dignity throughout her illness. Additionally, Dr. Daily would like to join the family in thanking Margaret King for her exemplary and professional nursing care.

Bryn will be remembered for her passion for life, learning, travel, nature and was always the first to organize an adventure. She loved the beach, hiking, bird watching and visiting parks and forests in all 50 states. Bryn had a passion for conservation and ecology which she lovingly shared with family, friends and students both in her classroom and as one of the first docents at Armand Bayou Nature Center.

A private memorial gathering will be held in Houston in January. Bryn will also be remembered when visiting the beach, taking a hike in the mountains, enjoying a walk through a park or when celebrating a beautiful sunset.



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Published in The West University Examiner from Dec. 12 to Dec. 25, 2018.
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December 31, 2018
I am sorry for your loss. Always remember that God is loving and kind and He cares for you. 1Peter 5:6,7
Thomas Wigington
December 31, 2018
Bryn was a lady of spirit and energy. We remember her fondly and are sorry to learn of her passing. Our sincere condolences to the family.
Martha and Bill Balusek
December 30, 2018
Losing a loved one is never easy, but our loving god promises to give the strength and courage you'll need to endure, and to cope with the pain of your loss. He also promises to hold your hand every step of the way. (Isaiah 40:29, 41:10, 13)
December 28, 2018
Sincerest sympathy.
May our loving Creator bring you comfort.
"He hears their cry for help, and he rescues them."
~ Psalms 145:18, 19
December 28, 2018
My deepest condolences to the family. It's very hard to lose a love one. May God give you peace, hope and comfort during this most difficult time. Romans 15:13
December 28, 2018
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times that you shared together. May our loving Heavenly Father provide you with the comfort and support that you need during this difficult time. (Psalm 145:18, 19) Our thoughts and heartfelt condolences goes out to the family NFW
December 18, 2018
To Barbara's family and friends, please draw comfort from each other during this hard time and remember your love for one another.
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