Barbara Inez Gibson Dees, 86, of Crossville, passed away Sept. 9, 2016. She was born Nov. 20, 1929, in White County, TN, (Eastland Community) the daughter of John and Dorothy Ellis Wilson. She was retired after many years as a sales associate with Montgomery Ward and attended Cumberland Fellowship Church.
She is survived by her son, William Gibson and his wife Jeanette of Shelbyville, IN; daughters, Barbara Wilson and her husband Ernie and Eunice Morgan and her husband Rodney, all of Crossville; sisters, Ruth Wilson and Margaret Earkley; eight grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, William Gibson and Carl Dees; brother, John Wilson; sisters, Queda Bradley and Maxine Newsome; and great grandchild, Stephanie.
Funeral services were held Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, at 6 p.m. from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Burial was in Flint Memorial Park in Michigan on Tuesday at 11 a.m.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on September 29, 2016