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Walter Lee Gibson

Walter Lee Gibson

Male 1930 - 2013  (82 years)

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  • Name Walter Lee Gibson  [1, 2
    Born 15 Mar 1930  Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military Service U.S. Army 
    Occupation Business - Company president 
    Died 17 Feb 2013  [2
    Buried Salisbury National Cem, Salisbury, Rowan Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I2814  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2016 

    Father James Emory Gibson,   b. 7 Aug 1893, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1968, High Point, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Rozena Mae Perryman,   b. 2 Oct 1895, Davidson Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1988, High Point, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married Y  [3, 4
    Family ID F2753  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gladys Virginia Snouffer,   b. 22 Jul 1932, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 2001, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 19 May 1956  Winston-Salem, Forsythe Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Kimberly Lynn Gibson,   b. 1 Apr 1958, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Walter Lee Gibson, Jr,   b. 10 Jun 1960, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Susan Josephine Gibson,   b. 4 Nov 1963, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     4. Brenda Gayle Gibson,   b. 7 Mar 1966, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary, High Point [NC] Enterprise, p. a-8 (20 Feb 2013):
      "Walter Lee Gibson, Sr., 82, passed away peacefully on Feb. 17, 2013.
      "He was born on March 15, 1930, in High Point, NC, to James Emory Gibson, Sr. and Rozena Perryman Gibson.
      "Walter graduated from Wake Forest University.
      "Following graduation he joined the US Army and worked with an intelligence unit.
      "He then worked in the family business, Fli-Back, an international toy company based in High Point. He served as president of Fli-Back from 1968 until the company was sold in 1972 to Ohio Art Company.
      "Walter lived a long and productive life. He was always willing to lend a hand and a smile.
      "He will be remembered for his friendly personality, wonderful sense of humor, and his caring soul. Everyone who knew him will miss him dearly.
      "A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m., Thursday Feb. 21....
      "In lieu of flowers, memorial donations should be made to the Alzheimer's Association...."

  • Sources 
    1. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Gladys Snouffer; 5 Jan 2001).

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 119721723.

    3. [S68] Gervaise|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Snouffer2.ftw" and subsequent Email reports to Wm. C. Snouffer, (Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, Email: ten8ious@msn.com).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 119738962.