The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


January 9, 2014

Nancy Gibson

Mary “Nancy” Will Smith Gibson, 57, of Anderson passed away Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.

Mrs. Gibson was born April 15, 1956, in Limestone County to James Andrew Smith and Willa Mae Chambers Smith. She was a member of the Church of Christ. She retired from General Motors.

The funeral for Mrs. Gibson is at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home. Burial will be in Hester’s Chapel Cemetery with Chuck Hood and Jerry Marlow officiating.

Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Willa Smith; brother, James Glenn Smith; brother-in-law, Billy C. Jones.

Survivors include her husband of 41 years, David Gibson of Anderson; son, Scotty Lee Gibson and wife Tami of Anderson; daughters, Teresa Hicks and husband Bennie of Anderson, Paula Foust and husband Jason of Anderson and Patricia Gibson and fiance Randy Townsend of Minor Hill, Tenn.; sister, Linda Hicks of Lester; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews; several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

Pallbearers will be her grandchildren.

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