Graveside services, with military honors, for Mr. Gibbs will begin 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Lawnwood Memorial Park at Covington.
Arrangements were provided by Peebles Fayette County Funeral Homes & Cremation Center - Main Chapel in Somerville and Caldwell and Cowan Funeral Home in Covington.
Dee was born Dec. 2, 1927, in Covington, the son of Herman Anderson Gibbs Sr. and Allie Belle Young Gibbs. He was educated in the Newton County School System and was of the Methodist faith. Dee served his country in the U.S. Army and loved working outside and being outdoors. He enjoyed special times with his friends, fishing, gospel music and any and all church functions.
Dee sang in a music group called the Gibbs Quartet in earlier years.
Gibbs is survived by his daughter, Dee Weedon and her husband, Wayne, of Memphis, Tennessee; two grandchildren, Katelyn Wright and her husband, Wesley, of Starkville, Mississippi, and Emily Weedon of Memphis; and one great-grandchild on the way.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife and best friend, Jimmie Lou Norwood Gibbs, who died March 12, 2012; his sister, Betty Jean Goins; and two brothers, Herman Anderson Gibbs Jr. and Robert Daniel Gibbs.
Condolences may be left on our online guest book at www.PeeblesFuneralHome.com.