James Daniel GibsonJanuary 3, 1935 ~ November 27, 2017 (age 82)
James Daniel Gibson, 82, of Franklin passed away Monday, November 27, 2017. Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late James Daniel Gibson and Kate Green Gibson.
Mr. Gibson retired from APAC‑Harrison Construction and loved baseball and shooting pool. He was a veteran of the United States Army and he was a member of Memorial United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Edna Earl Stoudemire Gibson; two sons, Kent Gibson (Gail) and Jay Gibson (Kim) all of Franklin; five grandchildren, Devan Gibson, Austin Gibson, Wyatt Gibson (Kayla), Deena Gibson Carpenter (Michael) and Shannon Gibson and six great‑grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Mavis Bates and Audrey Ledbetter and three brothers, L. T. Gibson, Robbie Gibson and Carroll Gibson.
Funeral service will be held Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 11:00 am in the chapel of Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory with Rev. Tim Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in Carson Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 10:00 ‑ 11:00 am, prior to the service at the funeral home.
Online condolences are available at bryantgrantfuneralhome.com. Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Gibson family.