He was a U.S. Army Veteran who retired from Hercules with over 35 years of service. He was most recently an avid farmer who always enjoyed taking the tractor for a spin.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Mary Gibson; and a sister.
Survivors include his wife of 69 years, Doris Semones Gibson; a godson, Anthony Price II; cousins Dr. Wallace and Emogene Huff; special friends Tony and Sherry Price and Michael Mantz; and many other relatives and friends.
A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021 at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Willis with Pastor Diana White officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the First Baptist Church in Radford, 215 Third Ave., Radford, VA 24141.
The Gibson family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford.