He was born December 27, 1935, in Wayland.
Survivors include one brother, James R. Gibson, of New Haven, Indiana, and two sisters: Ethel Krueger of Libertyville, Illinois, and Audrey Marshall of Lawrenceville, Georgia.
In addition to his mother and grandparents, he was preceded in death by three brothers: Roy, Ray and Joseph Gibson, Jr., and five sisters: Carrie Banks, Nell Hagewood, Verna Taylor, Minnie Gibson and June Webb.
Funeral services for William E. Gibson will be conducted Saturday, February 27 at 1 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Doug Lewis officiating.
Burial will follow in the Gibson Cemetery, in Raven, with the Hall Funeral Home caring for those arrangements.