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David T. Gibson, 65, passed away on March 24, 2015. He was born on April 22, 1949 to May M. and Thomas K. Gibson in Schenectady, NY, but was raised in Roanoke, VA, where he graduated from Cave Spring High School. He attended Tennessee Wesleyan College, where he earned his degree in Business in 1972. A lifelong railroad enthusiast, he worked for the Norfolk and Western (now Norfolk Southern) Railroad for 38 years, retiring as a Trainmaster. He is survived by his wife of nearly 45 years, Lynette W. Gibson; son, Michael D. (Molly) Gibson;...

David T. Gibson, 65, passed away on March 24, 2015. He was born on April 22, 1949 to May M. and Thomas K. Gibson in Schenectady, NY, but was raised in Roanoke, VA, where he graduated from Cave Spring High School. He attended Tennessee Wesleyan College, where he earned his degree in Business in 1972. A lifelong railroad enthusiast, he worked for the Norfolk and Western (now Norfolk Southern) Railroad for 38 years, retiring as a Trainmaster. He is survived by his wife of nearly 45 years, Lynette W. Gibson; son, Michael D. (Molly) Gibson; daughter, Jennifer L. (Mike) Sullivan; grandchildren, Jacob Gibson, Jillian Sullivan, Elizabeth (Libby) Gibson and Makenzi Sullivan; two brothers John K (Cindy) and Peter L (Cindy) Gibson; two nieces and one nephew. Visitation will be at Claycomo Baptist church, 312 E. Longfellow St., April 10, 2015 from 6-8pm, with a memorial service on April 11 at 10:30am at the church. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Parkinson’s Foundation.