Dorothy Davis Gibbs

Obituary of Dorothy Jean Davis Gibbs

Dorothy Gibbs passed away on April 23, 2013 at age 85. She was a member of College Hills Church of Christ. She was the first lady president of the Tennessee Housing Authority. The Funeral Service, conducted by Dr. Larry Locke, is 12 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013 at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon (at Stone Mansion, 416 Rome Pike) with visitation from 10 a.m. until the service. Graveside service and interment at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013 in Gibbs Cemetery, Ashland City. Pallbearers: Eric Lockert, Shawn Lockert, James Lockert, Jeff Davis, John Gibbs, and Hester Gibbs. Special Friends: Mary Sue Brooks, Mary Burton, Doug and Leta Jackson, Steven Jackson, Peter and Patrick Myers, and Darrell "Billy" King. Special Companions: Hester and Eleanor Gibbs. Special thank-you to the staff at The Pavillion. In lieu of flowers: Miss Ellie's Ministries Inc. (10 Hale Court, Lebanon TN, 37087) and/or College Hills Church of Christ (1401 Leeville Pike, Lebanon TN 37090, 615.444.9502). Survived by sister-in-laws Elsa Lockert of Ashland City, TN and Edith Bliss of Lake Worth, Fl. and brother-in-law Hester (Eleanor) Gibbs of Lebanon, TN. Nieces Irene Davis of Wilmington, DE; Marsha (Jeff) Nevils of Boca Raton, FL; and Suzanne (Kenny) Lockert-Mash of Dover, TN. Nephews John Davis, III and Jeffrey Davis of Wilmington, DE; Bruce (Elaine) Gibbs, Eric ( Teri) Lockert, James (Christine) Lockert of Ashland City, TN; Shawn Lockert of Alcoa, TN; John ( Donna) Gibbs of Pleasantview, TN: and Brad Gibbs of Lebanon and Great Aunt, Lucille Lowery of Hermitage, TN. She is preceded in death by husband Arthur Thomas "Dick" Gibbs, parents John D. and Fannie Mae Jones Davis, brother John Davis Jr. and sister-in-law Lorraine Davis.