Wendell Houston Gibson, 77, Greentown, passed away at 10:05 p.m. Saturday, September 7, 2019, in Community Howard Regional Hospital, Kokomo. He was born February 17, 1942, in Albany, Kentucky, to William and Dora (Cross) Gibson.
He attended Clinton County High School. He married Cindy (Pickering) Gibson on August 16, 1976, and she survives. He was owner and operator of W. H. Gibson trucking for 35 years. He was a member of the Kokomo FOP and Indiana Sheriffs Association. Wendell was an avid Colts and Cubs fan. He enjoyed watching sports and gardening.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Gibson; children, Melinda (Kent) Young, Melissa (Doug) Harnish, Hugh (Cindy) Gibson, Jill (B.J.) Butcher, Wendy (Ryan) Howell and William (Robin) Gibson; grandchildren, Zach (Rosie) Young, Trevor (Ashley) Young, Connor (fiancé Molly Shoffner) Young, Dylan (Brooke) Buck, Austin Buck, Wryan (Mollie) Gibson, Caleb (Kendall) Gibson, Braden (Kayla) Gibson, Judah Howell, Micah Howell and Emma Gibson; nine great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Sue Scott and Martha Gaye (Gene) Hunter.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Daniel Gibson; and three brothers, Burl, Charlie and Weldon Gibson.
Visitation for family and friends will be Thursday at Christian Life Fellowship, 1009 Holiday Dr., Greentown, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. with visitation from 9:00 a.m. until time of service Friday. Pastors Ryan Howell and Gary Hoover will be officiating. Burial will follow the service at Greenlawn Cemetery, Greentown.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cops For Kids.
Hasler & Stout Funeral Home, 112 E. Main St., Greentown, assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.hasler-stout.com.
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