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Gordie Gilbert, 93, of Big Spring died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, in a local nursing home. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at the Trinity Memorial Park Peace Chapel with the Rev. Pat Ray officiating.
Gordie was born Sept. 27, 1919, in Wills Point, Texas, and married Hubert Gilbert in March of 1937 in Wills Point. He preceded her in death Nov. 3, 1999.
She was a farmer's wife, helping with all the farming duties and then became an LVN, working at Hall-Bennett Hospital for 20 years. She was a member of Prairie View Baptist Church.
Survivors include one son, James Gilbert of Big Spring; three daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and Jonathan White, Marian and Charles Buzbee and Drew and Andrew Lopez, all of Big Spring; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She is also preceded in death by one grandson, John Buzbee; three brothers; and two sisters.
The family suggests memorials be made to Prairie View Baptist Church, 1004 W. FM 2230, Big Spring, TX 79720; or Compass Hospice, 602 S. Main, Big Spring, TX 79720.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com