Jeffery Scott Gipson, 57, of Westwood, died Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.
Scott was born April 25, 1960, in Ashland, a son of the late Charles and Malvie Wilson Gipson Sr.
Scott grew up in Westwood, attended Fairview Schools, and never met a stranger. He had a gift of conversation and enjoyed sharing stories with anybody. He was employed through the Ashland Millwright's Local 1031. He attended Hilltop Christian Baptist Church in Westwood. He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Roberts Gipson; two daughters, Sarah Ellen Fuggette of Ashland and Nikki Jo Gipson of Little Rock, Ark.; two stepdaughters, LaDonna Marie Friend of Ironton, Ohio and Jessica Lynn Burd of Ashland; five brothers, Charles Gipson Jr., Clinton David Gipson, Jonathan Wesley Gipson, Richard Shawn Gipson and Jason Parker Gipson; four sisters, Elizabeth Hunt, Peggy Adams, Robin Mullins and Autumn Whitt; and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, May 1, 2017, at Preston Family Funeral Home in Ashland with Pastor Jeremy Vipperman officiating. Burial will be in Dixon Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to prestonfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  April 27, 2017