Billie M. Gibson, 77, of Bloomington, passed away Saturday (April 14, 2018) at Heartland Health Care Center, Normal.
Billie was born April 8, 1941, in Bellflower, the daughter of Carol and Arlene Straight Smith. She married George Gibson Sr. on June 25, 1960, in Bloomington. He survives.
Also surviving are their children, George (Angela) Gibson, Bloomington, and Dawn (Billy) Jones, Ewing, Va.; three grandchildren, Jessica (Daniel) Anderson, Michael (Jennifer) Gibson and Jacob Gibson; two great-grandchildren, Karley and Hailee Gibson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, William Gibson; and a brother, Thomas E. Smith.
Billie was a member of the Danvers Baptist Church for over 30 years. She was an active Sunday school teacher there. She loved reading and spending time with her grandchildren.
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Danvers Baptist Church.
Condolences may be shared with the family at eastlawn-bloomington.com.