Lorene Gipson

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Lorene Gipson, 85, formerly of Lewisburg, died Friday, July 18, 2014, in Golden Living Healthcare.

She was a native of Giles County, and daughter of the late James Jasper and Willie Mae Woodward Wilburn. She was retired from Faber-Castell Corporation and was a member of the Baptist Church. For the last five years, she lived near her daughter in the Winchester area.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Thomas Gipson; six brothers, Ernest, Luther, Clyde, Gilbert, Edgar, and J.E. Wilburn; and four sisters, Martha Yocom, Mary Chapman, Virginia Chambers, and Ruth Wilburn.

She is survived by two daughters, Sheila Goins of Lewisburg and Sharon Rubert of Decherd; a sister, Nell Tate of Lewisburg; and four grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, July 21, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Head Springs Cemetery.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.