Frances Susan Simpson Gibbs, loved Mother, Grandmother, aunt and friend, passed from this life on July 6, 2012.
Frances Susan Simpson Gibbs, loved Mother, Grandmother, aunt and friend, passed from this life on July 6, 2012. Frances married Dorsie Wilson Gibbs, now deceased, on March 29, 1939. They lived the majority of their lives in the Asland, Ken., area. In 1979, the moved to Carthage, Missouri where Frances resided until June 2002. While there, she was an active member of the Carthage Grand Avenue Church of God, and was employed by Allergon. She loved to paint and left many cherished paintings to her family and friends. The past four years Dreama and Paul Blevins have lovingly cared for her in their home. Frances is survived by her four children: Joe (Jeanne) Gibbs of Webb City, Mo., Dreama (Paul) Blevins of Argillite, Ken., Janice Snyder and Gary (Jean) Gibbs of Ashland, Ken.; 12 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren plus a host of nieces, nephews and friends who loved her, were blessed by her and will miss her. Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 10, 2012 10 a.m. in Ashland, Ken.