Ricky Gibson, age 60, went home to be with the Lord on Friday August 7, 2020. He was preceded in death by his mother, Stella Mae Hudson Dillon Gibson; brothers, James Ewell "J.E." Dillon, John Neal "Jackie" Gibson.
He is survived by is his loving daughter D'Anna Lynna Gibson; his two precious grandsons, Lennon Phoenix Hamilton and Ledger VanZandt Hamilton; brothers, Bobby Dillon and Donnie Dillon; sisters, Julia Wimmer (Ray), Ewellene Turner (Jimmy), Denise Gibson Hall; many nieces and nephews; former wife and mother of his daughter, Jennifer Mattox; as well as numerous special friends.
Many know Ricky through his hard work with the public over the years, including owning his own store "Gibson's One Stop" as well as 17 years of service at Winn Dixie.
He lived life to the fullest and his faith and positive attitude kept him going. More than anything, he enjoyed his family and the time that he spent with them.
Funeral services will be conducted from Conner-Bowman Funeral Home Chapel 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 12, 2020 with Dr. Wayburn Mosley officiating. Interment will follow in Mountain View Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
We will be following the guidelines concerning social distancing and masks due to mandates placed by our Governor.
Arrangements by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home, 62 VA Market Place Drive (Route 220 @ Wirtz Road) Rocky Mount. www.connerbowman.com