Mr. Frank Terry Gilbert, Sr., age 71 passed away Friday, April 14, 2017 in the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, TN. Graveside Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, April 18, 2017 in the Stanton Cemetery, Stanton, TN, with Rev. William Reeves officiating.
Mr. Frank was a retired firefighter in Memphis for many years. He loved fishing, hunting and his family. He was an avid teller of stories that were enjoyed by everyone. While never meeting a stranger, he was a friend to many. Frank will be deeply missed by us all.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Bayliss Odell Gilbert and Opal Virginia Ross Gilbert and two brothers: John Gilbert and Joe Gilbert. He is survived by his wife of 52 years: Susan Gilbert, Oakland, TN, one son: Frank Terry Gilbert, Jr., (Lora), Olive Branch, MS, two daughters: Tanya Gilbert and Angela Gilbert, both of Oakland, TN, one brother: Thomas G. Gilbert, AL, one sister: Sara Gilbert, Burlison, TN, three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.