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Reverend Milford Gibbs, Jr.

BONNE TERRE — Rev. Milford Gibbs, Jr, of Bonne Terre, passed away October 30, 2018, at Mercy Festus at the age of 63. He was born in Rochester, New York, on October 13, 1955. He was preceded in death by his parents, Milford Howard Gibbs, Sr. and Mary Jane (Hansen) Gibbs.

Reverend Gibbs had his Masters in Divinity and had been in the ministry for many years. He loved Jesus and enjoyed acting in skits for the Children’s Ministry at the Bridge Community Church. He had also developed a passion for cooking and enjoyed the Food Network.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Gibbs; sons, Joseph Gibbs and Chris Gibbs; granddaughters, Ava and Lilly Gibbs; sister, Jane Adams; niece, Christina Moore; nephew, Scott Adams; great-niece, Mackenna Moore; brother-in-law, Jim Joggerst and wife, Pam.

Friends may call at Cozean Memorial Chapel on Friday, November 2, 2018, from 5-8 p.m. Visitation will resume Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Bridge Community Church followed by the Funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Ben Durbin officiating. Burial will be at Bonne Terre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association. View the tribute video and share your condolences at



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