James Albert Gibbs Sr.

James Albert Gibbs Sr., 76 of Zanesville, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at his residence on April 10, 2022.

He was born on November 6, 1945, in Evansville, Indiana, son of the late Earl Gibbs and Lillian “Lois” Egan Gibbs. James was a veteran of the U.S. Army, after retiring with over 23 years of service.

He is survived by his children, Peggy (George) Cubbison, Debbie (Sam) Fitzpatrick, and James Gibbs Jr.; brother, Charlie Euler; sister, Judy Euler; special caretaker and friend, Rosie Stapler; grandchildren, Michael Crawford,   Matthew (Kenzie) Cubbison, Marcus (Melissa) Cubbison, Jaime Gibbs, Braden (Jessica) Gibbs, Bryan (Kourtney) Gibbs; great-granchildren, Aven “AJ” Cubbison, Luna “La-La” Cubbison, Aribella Gibbs, Adilynn Gibbs, Kaydance Gibbs, and Khloe Gibbs.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Eddie Gibbs; sisters, Linda Euler, and Ruby Basham.

Per James’ wishes, no calling hours or services will be held at this time. A dignified cremation will take place and a Private Memorial Service in honor of James will be held at a later date.

DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home is assisting the Gibbs family with arrangements.

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