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Hillery Gibson

June 22, 1924 ~ June 7, 2020 (age 95)


Hillery Gibson, age 95, of Sneedville, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at Hancock Manor Nursing Home.  Hillery was born June 22, 1924 to William & Julie Gibson.  Along with his parents and siblings Gracie, Steve, Christine, Willa Mae and Willis, he was also preceded in death by his wife of 71 years, Nellie Johnson Gibson.  He was a former Hancock County Commissioner and former longtime employee of the Hancock County Transportation Services


He is survived by;

Sons & Daughters-in-law;  Allen & Inez Gibson of Sneedville and Ralph & Janice Gibson of Milford, OH.

Grandchildren; Sandy, David, Greta, Deborah & Michael

Also numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends


The family would like to say Thank You to Dr. John Short, Amedisys Home Healthcare, Hancock Manor Nursing Home and special niece, Brenda Trent for their care.


Graveside services for family and friends will be held at 1 P.M. on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 in the Andy Gibson Cemetery

Rev. Charles Roberts officiating


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McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements

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Graveside Service
June 9, 2020

1:00 PM
Andy Gibson Cemetery
Vardy-Blackwater Road
Sneedville, TN 37869

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