Gerald L. “Jerry” Gibbons

Gerald L. “Jerry” Gibbons, 81 of rural Lewistown passed away at 6:30 p.m. Thursday July 15 at the Loft in Canton. He was born April 4, 1940 at Bluff Springs the son of George and Virgie (Walbert) Gibbons. He married Jeanette Zeisler on May 12, 1997 at LasVegas, NV. She survives along with six children, Lori (Don) Ware of Aurora, Joy (James) Hagaman of Lewistown, Sue Bess of Bamberg, SC; Laura Smith of Canton, Carol Campbell of Canton, and Steve Smith of Lewistown, one sister, Vicky (Bob) Bolatto of Campus, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Sharon, a daughter, Monica Johnson, two brothers, and one sister. Jerry was a retired lineman for CIPS. He also operated his own tree trimming service and was a volunteer for the Lewistown Fire Department. He had attended the First Presbyterian Church of Lewistown. Jerry enjoyed woodworking, hunting, fishing, mushrooming, and reading western books. Cremation will be accorded. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday July 22 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown with Pastor Penny Frame officiating. Burial of ashes will follow the service. There will be no visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fulton County Humane Society. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown is assisting the family and online condolences may be made at henrylange.com.

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