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Mr. Mark B. Gibson Sr.

With heavy hearts, the Gibson, Wisseh, Goe and Reeves families regret to announce the passing of their beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and Uncle Mr. Mark B. Gibson Sr.

This sad event occurred on Thursday, April 11th, 2019 at his resident in Columbus, Ohio. He leaves to cherish his memories, his loving wife Charlotte Gibson, two sons Mark B. Gibson Jr. and Fred D. Gibson, two brothers George Gibson and Edwin Gibson, two sisters Naomi Gibson and Ruth Gibson, his grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mark played for Cedar United, Mighty Barrolle and served as captain of the Liberian National team for 10 years. Mark will truly be missed.


Wake keeping: Friday May 3rd, 2019 Viewing: 6pm - 7pm Wake: 7pm – 10pm Christ United Methodist Church 1480 Zettler Road Columbus, Ohio 43227 All sympathizers and friends will make their tributes at the wake.

Funeral Service: Saturday, May 4th 2019 Time: 8am – 11am Christ United Methodist Church 1480 Zettler Road Columbus, Ohio 43227

Interment: Glen Rest Cemetery East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

Contact Info:
• Charlotte Gibson (Wife): 614-226-6477
• Mark B. Gibson Jr. (Son): 614-598-7988
• Ahmadu Sarnor (Friend/Brother): 614-374-9136

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