Robert E. Gibbs

Robert E. Gibbs, 81, of Reedsville, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly April 18, 2014, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg, WV.

He was born March 31, 1933, in Hockingport, Ohio, son of the late Harry Ashley and Freda Owens Gibbs.

He was a retired sheet metal worker with Local 24 in Columbus, Ohio, and a lifetime member of Forked Run Sportsman Club.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Doris Reed Gibbs; four sons, Ed and Peggy Gibbs, Bryan Gibbs, Mike and Jennifer Gibbs and Pat and Jacqueline Gibbs; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Virginia and Robert Moore and Nancy and Bill Bobo; a sister-in-law, Christell Gibbs; and several nieces, nephews and special friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Charles, Clerc and David; and two sisters, Clarice and Helen.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at White-Schwarzel Funeral Home, Coolville, Ohio, with Pastor Rob Combs officiating. Burial will be in Randolph Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

You can sign the online guestbook at www.whiteschwarzelfh.com

Robert E. Gibbs

Robert E. Gibbs, 81, of Reedsville, Ohio, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg.

Arrangements will be announced later by White-Schwarzel Funeral Home, Coolville, Ohio.