Mr. Richard "Gene" Eugene Gibson, 86 of Adel passed away Monday, May 10, 2021 at Regency Hospital of Central Georgia. Mr. Gibson was born September 10, 1934 to the late Richard James Gibson and Beulah Virginia Petty Gibson. He served in the United States Air Force and retired from the Georgia Forestry Commission. Mr. Gibson attended Community Calvary Holiness Church.
Survivors include his daughter, Cheryl Griffin of Warwick; grandchildren, Connie Griffin (Jamie) Medders, Kim Griffin (Matthew) Harrell, Kristi Griffin, and Kyle "Bubba" (Jessica) Robinson; great grandchildren, Katie Robinson, Adam Robinson, Missy Robinson, Ramsey Harrell, Ava Harrell, Ashton Black, Jamey Lyn Medders, Matt Harrell, Summer Harrell, Terrance Reed, Chloe bromlow, Madison Bromlow and Daniel Haney; sister, Sandy Woolum of KY; brothers in law, Junior (Joann) Folds of Adel, and Elton (Linda) Folds of Adel; sister in law, Patricia (Bobby) Chambliss; several nieces and nephews. Mr. Gibson was preceded in death by his wife, Lenora Folds Gibson; daughter, Missy Robinson Carter; grandson, Adam Robinson; brother, William "Billy" Gibson; sister, Carol Reid; and two brother in laws, M J Folds and Wyman Folds.
Funeral servies will be held Friday, May 14, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at Community Calvary Holiness Church with Rev. Rayford Walker and Rev. Kyle Taft officiating. Interment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery with the VVA Chapter #1090 of Adel providing military rites. The family will be receiving friends Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Purvis Funeral Home.
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