James H. Gibbs
Jan. 17, 1937 – June 2, 2016
James Harper Gibbs died peacefully in his home in Gervais on June 2nd. He was born to Thomas McCracken and Katie Merle Gibbs in Halfway, Oregon. He grew up in Eastern Oregon and spent most of his young adult life in the retail grocery business. He spent the last 25 years working at the Woodburn Auction Yard. He loved golf, and animals. Jim (Jimmy) was loved by all who knew him for his kindness. He always looked for the good in people and was described as having ” a heart of gold and a smile that was true and true”.
He leaves behind the love of his life, wife, Karol; 2 sons, Tom and Matt; sister, Janet Grove; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.
A Celebration of life (past, present, and future) will be held at
Brooks Assembly of God Church on June 10, 2016 at 1:00 pm
Arrangements entrusted by Funerals @ Hubbard Chapel.