Lucille Ella Gibbs Obit


Lucille Ella Gibbs, 87, of Union City, passed away, on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at Meadville Medical Center. She was born on June 21, 1932 in Union City a daughter of Reuben and Nina May Kelly Smith. She married Robert Vernon Gibbs on October 18, 1950 he preceded her in death on July 18, 1992.

She attended Riceville Church of the Nazarene when she was younger and was a member of Franklin VFW Post 1835.

Lucille enjoyed puzzles and always loved picnics with her family.

She is survived by six daughters, Roberta Frantz and her husband Richard of Townville, Colleen McClellend and her husband Dennis of Union City, Carol McClellend and her husband Carl of Union City, Rose Nichols of Bradford, Tammy Nicola and her husband John of Townville, and Betsy Frantz and her companion John Haun of Centerville; two sons, Roger Gibbs and his wife Judy of O’Fallon, IL and William Gibbs and his wife Tammi of Meadville; twenty-two grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, numerous great great grandchildren; and a sister, Nina May Ethridge and her husband Clair of Florida.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 10th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Warren-Glenn Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 62 S. Main Street, Union City.

Private burial will take place in Riceville Cemetery.

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