Virgil Jerrell Gilbee

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Virgil Jerrell Gilbee

Virgil Jerrell Gilbee, 66, of Rector, Ark., passed away May 22, 2016, at his residence in Rector.

He was born on April 1, 1950, in Piggott, Ark., and was the son of the late Carmaleda Kilbreath and Virgil Gilbee.

He was united in marriage to Gazina Maude VanDyke on June 28, 1968.

His wife, Gazina Gilbee; a son, Tony Lee Gilbee; a daughter, Christine Marie Gilbee Sutton and grandson, Christopher Michael Sutton preceded him in death.

Survivors include son, Jerrell Jacob Gilbee and wife Tina of Rector; his grandchildren, Kia Pelletier of Judsonia, Ark., Corena Parrish of Rector, Misty Farmer of Rector and Christie Gilbee of Rector; great-grandchildren, Chase Gilbee, Gage Gilbee, Lillie Parrish, Shiloh Pelletier, Johnathon Pelletier, Aden Webb and Brayden Combs; brothers, Billy Wayne Gilbee of McDougal, Ark., Junior Bradshaw of Qulin, Mo. and Donald Bradshaw of Holly Island, Ark.; sisters, Vickie Louise Jackson of Brookland, Ark., Betty Sue Bradshaw, Patty Bradshaw and Mary Youngblood and many other relatives and friends.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., was in charge of the arrangements.