Mr. Charles Edward Gibbs was born January 21, 1946, in Hamburg Arkansas to the late Virgil Gibbs and Mamie Simpson. He grew up in Pine Hill, Arkansas, and attend Hamburg Public School in Hamburg, AR. In his adult years, Mr. Gibbs moved the Crossett, Arkansas, and later in life, he gained employment with Brooks Logging, LLC, and remained there until his health failed.
Mr. Charles Edward Gibbs affectionally known as “Buddy” enjoyed spending time with family and friends. On Sunday, June 14, 2020, at their Somerset Senior living in Crossett, Arkansas, Buddy bade this world farewell.
His loving memory will be cherished by his daughter Stephanie Gibbs (fiancé Edmond Rogers); Grandchildren: Jamari Edwards and Dallis Foster; sisters: Versie Bell and Glenda (Richard) Gibbs-Washington; brother: Billy (Mary) Reynold; Aunts: Vera (Larry) Martin and Annie Sue Fleming; Uncle: Leonard Gibbs; Special friends Matthew and Mary Bowman and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday, June 19, 2020, at the Pugh Cemetery in Crossett, AR.
Visitation will be held from 11 until 7 on Thursday, June 18, 2020, at the chapel under the direction of Mitchell Memorial Funeral Service of Crossett, AR.
Mitchell Memorial Funeral Service is committed to helping families honor their loved ones in meaningful ways while ensuring the safety of their families and staff members. We will follow CDC and federal government precautions during this coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Arkansas Department of Health has issued a new directive concerning indoor and outdoor funeral services.
There will be only 50 people or less allowed indoors with no numerical limit on outdoor and graveside service. There is still a social distance of 6ft. Every other row inside the service should remain unoccupied and the family group should be 6ft apart from other family groups. EVERYONE IS REQUIRED TO WEAR FACE-COVERING. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Thank you for being understanding and helping to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) by following the CDC guideline.
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