MARION — Rickey Wayne Gipson, 59, of Marion, formerly of Cave-in-Rock, Ill., died Saturday, October 12, 2013, at his home. He was a Vietnam Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Jo Gipson of Marion; and his mother, Shelby Gipson of Marion.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Henry Gipson; and one brother.
Private family memorial services will be held later.
Gilbert Funeral Home in Marion is in charge of arrangements.