Margaret Gibson

Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Margaret G. Gibson, 95, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at Monticello House.

She was born June 25, 1910, at West Plains, Mo., daughter of Henry Alva and Mary Hogan Jamison. She first married Ben Green, who died in 1944. She and Thomas A. Gibson were married Dec. 7, 1946, in Carlsbad, Calif. He died April 21, 2001.

Gibson had been a secretary and had worked for Montgomery Ward, International Shoe Co., Rush Limbaugh Sr., Leming Lumber Co., Tucker Truck Lines, Groves Corp., Davis Electric Co. and Missouri Barge Lines. She was a former member of Centenary United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a niece, Jeanne Kelpe of Cape Girardeau.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Cape County Memorial Park, with the Rev. James Cooper officiating.

Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.