Charles Edsel Gibson

Charles Edsel Gibson, 78, of Enterprise, passed away, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021 at his home.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 23, at New Home Baptist Church with Rev. Cliff Quincey officiating. Burial followed in Meadowlawn Cemetery. Edsel was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a route salesman in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. He never met a stranger and loved his family and friends deeply.

Edsel was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Mattie Pearl Gibson and a brother, Edward Gibson.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Mary Dykes Gibson, Enterprise; his sons, Tim (Kim) Gibson, Todd (Kim) Gibson, all of Enterprise and Tom (Lori) Gibson of Wetumpka; grandchildren, Zack (Mary Thomas) Gibson, Hali (Nick) Quincey, Leah (Nate) Calhoun, TJ Gibson, Garrett (Kristianna) Gibson and Ashley (John) Whatley; great-grandchildren, Avery, Zane and Kate Quincey and Everett Calhoun; sisters, Margaret (Louis) Strength, Syble Strength, both of Enterprise, Elaine (Dykes) Clark, Opp and Teresa (Gary) Deal of Enterprise; brothers, Jerry (Betty) Gibson and Danny (Debra) Gibson; and sister-in-law, Paulette Gibson, all of Enterprise.

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