Memphis, TN –
JAMES WESLEY GIPSON, SR., 84, was born May 7, 1931 in Memphis, TN and passed away July 29, 2015 at Grace Healthcare of Cordova. He was a retired truck driver for Yellow Freight and a member of Teamsters Local 667. Mr. Gipson was a Mason, Shriner, and was a member of the Scottish Rite. He is survived by two sons, Kenneth Gipson and his wife, Debbie of Lebanon, TN and Butch Gipson and his wife, Stephanie of Memphis; two sisters, Martha McDurmon and Delores Ryan, both of Memphis; five grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Cuedell Gipson; his parents, Lloyd and Willie Pearl Gipson and one brother, Kenneth Gipson. Visitation will beFriday, July 31 from 5-8 p.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Southaven. Services will be Saturday, August 1 at 10 a.m.at the funeral home with burial in Nesbit Cemetery in Nesbit, MS.