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Wilson E. Gibbs

Wilson E. (Hack) Gibbs, 87, New Albany, died at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, 2003, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Clarksville.
A native of Milltown, born Nov. 17, 1916, he was the son of the late Edmund and Della Byrum Gibbs.
He was a regional claims manager for Farm Bureau Insurance, an Army veteran of World War II, and a member of Jeffersonville Elks Lodge BPOE 362 and Hobart Beach VFW Post 1693 in New Albany.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Gertrude Waltz and Norma Blubaugh.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, the former Jane Myers; a son, John Gibbs of New Albany, and a daughter, Susan Gibbs of New Albany.
Private graveside service: Friday, Dec. 19, at Orchard Knob Cemetery in Alton.
Officiant: The Rev. Les Grimsley.
Arrangements: Dillman-Green Funeral Home in Marengo.