Delbert J. Gipson, 79, of Paducah, died at 6:51 a.m. Wednesday, September 25, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
He was retired from Kroger. He was a member of First Church of Nazerene.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Lena Gipson of Paducah; his son, Alan Gipson of Atlanta; daughters, Rita Browning of Paducah and Karen Dowell of Paducah; brother, James Gipson of Paducah; and one grandchild.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Debra Jo Gipson; one grandson; three brothers; and two sisters. His parents were Harley and Ella (Holder) Gipson.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, September 30, 2013, at Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah with the Rev. Russ Frazier officiating. Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery of Paducah.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Sunday, September 29, 2013, at the funeral home.