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Gary Gilbert
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Obituary for Gary Gilbert

Gary Gilbert was born September 26, 1947 in Clay County and departed this life Monday, August 7, 2017 at his residence, being 69 years of age. He was the son of the late Riley & Thelma (Bingham) Gilbert.
Gary is survived by his wife, Mary (Downs) Gilbert of Gray Hawk; son, Brandon Gilbert of Tyner and sister, Brenda Ayers and husband Gene of Gray Hawk. He was blessed with eleven grandchildren, Brooke Isaacs and husband Andrew, Chase, Braydon, Abbie, Katlyn, Justin & Christian Gilbert, Austin Fuller, Eleanor & Lucas Albertson, & Shanna Smith and two nephews, Shane Ayers and wife Amanda and Micah Ayers and wife Macy.
In addition to his parents, Gary was also preceded in death by two sons, Bradley Gilbert and Brent Gilbert.
Gary was a veteran of the United States Air Force, having served four years in the Vietnam War. He was also a member of the Blackwater Baptist Church #1.

Funeral service 2:00PM Friday, August 11, 2017 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Everett Lee Van Zant and Bro. Shane Ayers officiating. Burial followed in the Brad Gilbert Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers were Austin, Mickel & Mark Fuller, Micah Ayers, Brandon Gilbert & Lucas Albertson. Graveside military services were conducted by the following members of D.A.V. Jack Welch Chapter #165…Fred Sandlin, Jim Bryant, James G. Byrd, Dallas Isaacs, Leon Bales, Bobby Lakes, Danny Robinson, Lewis Sparks, Roy Callahan, Mike Montgomery, E Myron A. H Rader & Shane Morris. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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6:00 PM
Lakes Funeral Home

1181 Main Street S
McKee, KY 40447





2:00 PM
Lakes Funeral Home

1181 Main Street S
McKee, KY 40447

Cemetery Details


Bradley Gilbert Cemetery

Hwy 3445
Gray Hawk, Kentucky 40434


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