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Visitation

First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
Saturday July 13th, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Visitation

First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
Saturday July 13th, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Funeral Service

First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
Saturday July 13th, 2019
12:00pm

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Funeral Service

First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
Saturday July 13th, 2019
12:00pm

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Joyce Gibson

Joyce Cox Gibson, 85 of Bladenboro and formally of Saint Pauls, passed away July 11,2019. Joyce was born in South Carolina on January 22, 1934 to the late Edward Cox and Thelma Huestess Cox. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Saint Pauls.
Most people who knew her either as Mama Joy or Grandma. She was a loving caring person who was the epitome of kindness and acceptance. She was the go to person for loving advise or just to talk about your problems. She retired from Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. She was the person who named their gift shop Magnolia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Fred E. Gibson, grandson Ron Allen, sister Christine Willoughby, and brother Billy Cox. She is survived by her son Fred Elbert Gibson, Jr. and his wife Billie Jean of Saint Pauls, daughters Alice Allen and husband Phil of Tar Heel and Susan Kinlaw and husband Kenny of Saint Pauls; 3 grandchildren and 4 great grand-children; brother James Cox of Charleston, SC and sister Carol Sherrill of Jacksonville, Florida.
The family extends a special thanks to West Bladen Assisted Living and Hospice.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the American Cancer Society 2202 Wrightsville Ave. STE 111, Wilmington, NC 28403 or the American Heart Association 7029 Albert Pick Rd. STE 200, Greensboro, NC 27409.
Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of Saint Pauls.


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Guestbook

So sorry to hear of your mothers passing. Prayers for your family Mrs. Alice. Ms. Gibson was a sweet lady.

Jeanene Todd Green Jul 19 2019 12:00 AM

Alice, I am so sorry for your loss. I did not find out til the day after the service. Please know that you are in my prayers. She was beautiful. I can see where you got your looks from.

Betty Burney Tedder - classmate of Alice Jul 18 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joyce Gibson

Nika Jul 15 2019 12:00 AM

Alice, Phil and family: So sorry for you loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Johnny & Marguerite Coble Jul 13 2019 12:00 AM

Praying for your family and your caregivers from WBAL. My daughter Kelly Jean works at WBAL and she talks about Ms Joyce a lot. She loved her. Rest with the Lord!

Jo Ann Deaver Jul 12 2019 12:00 AM

Susan and family you are all in our thoughts and prayers. May the memories you shared forever be with all of you and may his blessings flow to allof you.

Thomas & Teresa W. King Jul 12 2019 12:00 AM

Mama Joyce you will truly be missed. You were a lovin woman. I knew I could always count on you to be a ear to listen. You always had a smile on your face no matter what! Now go rest high on that mountain! This is not goodbye its see you later! When we meet again! Love you! And to the family yall are in my thought and prayers!

Skylar August Jul 11 2019 12:00 AM