Richard R. "Rick" Gibbs

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Richard R. “Rick” Gibbs, 71, of Marietta passed away at 7:45am, Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Heartland of Marietta.  He was born December 1, 1946, in Marietta to Edward and Bernadine Hupp Gibbs.
He was employed at Marietta College, later at Washington County Public Library and American Producers Supply.  Rick was a member of Soul’s Harbor Baptist Church.  He was an avid bowler and golfer and enjoyed many other sports.
Rick is survived by 2 daughters, Terri Marks of Rittman, OH and Teresa (Bryan) Abbott of Parkersburg; grandchildren:  Laken (Cody) Shook, Tyler Adams, Madison Carpenter and Tommy, Joseph Abbott and Luke Abbott; brother Martin (Debbie) Gibbs of Marietta and sisters, Raean (Jim) Davis of Marietta and Jo (John) Richardson of St. Marys, several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and good friend Chris Parsons.
His parents and brother, Mike Gibbs, preceded him in death.
The family will greet friends at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 4:00 until 8:00.  Messages of sympathy may be sent to the family at
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the funreal home to assist with funeral expenses.
Richard R. "Rick" Gibbs
Date of Death: 
Mon, 01/29/2018
Date of Service: 
Thu, 02/01/2018
Service Time: 
4 until 8 visitation
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

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