- September 4, 1937 - September 12, 2012
- Crossett, Arkansas
of William's Passing
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“Pat,I did not know that your Bill was so sick. You know I have been there in your shoes. You just believe he is in God's hands, and he is at peace....Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Sandra Marks - Crossett, AR
“Like the winds of the sea, Are the waves of Time, As we voyage along through life; Tis the set of the soul that determines the goal, And not the calm...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Patsy Calhoun Pearson
“Billy and I were classmates through most years in Hope. I knew he and his parents. My prayers are with the family.
3 of 11 | Posted by: Frank Horton
“I knew Billy in high school at Hope, Ar.and as a Postal Inspector Friend when he would come to Memphis, Tn while working at the Crossett Post Office....Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Clyde Arnold - Memphis, TN
“I remember Billy had a Jeep and did not mind going out of his way to give a classmate a ride. He will be remembered and missed by all his classmates.
5 of 11 | Posted by: Charles E. Bryan, Jr. [Skippy] - NM
“We will continue to keep your family in our prayers. So sorry for your your loss
6 of 11 | Posted by: Katy Danley - Warren, AR - friend
“Love & prayers
7 of 11 | Posted by: CB & Shirley Harriman Joe Upshaw - AR
“To the family: I am so sorry to hear about Bill. We had a lot of good years at the Post Office. I always enjoyed working with him. I have not seen...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Deborah Newberry McGilton - TN
“The fun filled trips and memories we shared with you and Bill will be treasured forever. We will miss his teasing and laughter. We will be thinking...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Barbara & Dave Edminster - Havana, AR
“Our hearts and prayers are with you all during this time and the days ahead. Mr Bill was a Great man that loved his family. He will be missed by many.
10 of 11 | Posted by: Doyle and Patty Coody and Family - AR
“Dana, Deanna, & Family,
I am truly sorry for your loss. I know this must be so hard. We love you an will pray for you all.
1Peter 5:7 Give all...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: LaRanda Clayton - Hope, AR
Jones Funeral Home
William G. Gilbert, age 75, of Crossett, AR passed away on September 12, 2012 at Ashley County Medical Center. He was born on September 4, 1937 in Hope, AR to his parents, Ansley Olen and Lillian Gilbert. Mr. Gilbert was employed by the postal service for 32 years. He had been a member of the Quorum Court and the Lions Club. Mr. Gilbert enjoyed camping and fishing. He was a member of Unity Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Patty Gilbert of Crossett, AR; three sons, Steve Gilbert, Dana Gilbert, both of Hope, AR, Brice Gilbert of Crossett, AR; one daughter, Karen Russell of Monticello, AR; one brother, James Gilbert of Midland, TX; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Jones Funeral Home Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett, AR. (www.jonesservice.com)
Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. prior to service.
105 W 3rd Avenue Crossett, AR 71635
Tel. (870) 364-2171