Billy Ray Gibson, 82, of Anderson, SC passed away on Sunday, February 7, 2016.
Born on December 27, 1933 he was the son of the late Rose Gibson and the husband to Sandra Chamberlain Gibson.
He is survived by children: Steve, Susan, Tim, and Jody Gibson, Leisa Napier, and Susan Ashley; siblings: Laverne, Ronnie, Raymond and David Higginbotham, Ruby Martinez, and Jennette Vermillion; 6 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.
In addition to his mother, he was predeceased by 3 siblings; and 3 grandchildren: Jessica Davis, Stephanie Gibson, and Robbie Bolding.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 4pm at Sosebee Mortuary, South Chapel and will be officiated by Reverend Chris Sustar, with music provided by Casey Horne. Mr. Gibson will also have military rites.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road Anderson, SC 29621.
Condolences may be offered at www.sosebeemortuary.com.
Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.