Funeral services for Lonnie Dewey Gibson, Jr., 86, of Denmark, SC will be held at eleven a.m. Monday, October 21, 2019 at Ghents Branch Baptist Church, Denmark with the Reverend Sunny Mooney officiating; burial will be in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to the Denmark Fire Department, Att: Heyward Robinson, 4768 Carolina Hwy, Denmark, SC 29042. Pallbearers and Honorary Pallbearers are past and present members of the Denmark Fire Department. Lonnie passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.
Born in Bamberg County, he was a son of the late Lonnie Dewey Gibson, Sr. and Estelle Zorn Gibson. Lonnie was a Veteran of the Korean War, retired from Waste Management Systems and Lower State Gas. He had an excess of 50 years of dedicated service to the Denmark Fire Department and was a member of Ghents Branch Baptist Church.
He is survived by his sister Janie Sue Bell; son and daughter-in-law Ronnie Eugene and Alice Gibson; grandson and wife David Eugene and Susan Gibson and their children Margaret Eleanor and Caroline Louise; granddaughter and her husband Anna Elizabeth and Joshua de Leon and loving dog Noah
He was preceded in death by sisters Louise Avant, Elizabeth Buchanan; brothers Edward Gibson, Phillip Gibson; wife Annie Lou Weeks Gibson and son Robert Wayne Gibson.