The Newport Plain Talk
Local Sports Search Sports Archive The Running Journal SEC Sports
Obituaries Obituaries Archive
Subscribe Today! Learn More About:
Search: Recent News Archives or try Advanced Search
Scattered Clouds Scattered Clouds
57 °
Click For Extended Forecast

More Jobs
In Newport, TN

choose text size bigger text smaller text
Alma Annette Gibson

Published: 01/29/2014

Alma Annette ‘Mammie’ Gibson, born February 7, 1920, went to be with the Lord on Monday, January 27, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.

She worked at 25/70 Truck Stop from 1971-1991.

She was preceded in death by her parents Clyde and Mattie O’Neil, husband Robert Gibson, daughter Bobbie Jean Phillips, sisters Maude Dotson and Willie Mae Cureton, brothers Clyde O’Neil, Jr. and Cleo O’Neil, and special companion Perry ‘Boss’ France.

Her survivors include her daughter and son-in-law Sherry and James Winter of Cosby, grandchildren Leann (Tony) Gooderham, Tina (Robert) Shelton, and Jennifer Jones, all of Cosby; great-grandchildren Brandon (Megan) Massey, Courtney Bible, Samantha Boykin, Skylan Corum, Peyton Corum Burgin, Courtany Goodherham, all of Cosby; Katlyn Jones of Morristown; Cheyenne McCaffery, Alex McCaffery, Stephanie Goodherham, and Justin Wooten, all of Florida; great-great-grandchildren Ethan Massey, Amber Gooderham, Nevaeh Deardoff, Kiayah Barnett, Kailee Gorman, and Zaiden Buckner, all of Cosby, and Addyson Hall, all of Florida.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 30, 2014, at the Manes Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Keith Fine and the Rev. Cleo Williamson officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00—7:00 p.m. prior to the services.

Burial will take place on Friday, January 31, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. in Union Cemetery.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge

Print This Obit Print This Obit Email This Obit Email This Obit To A Friend

Find more businesses on

Attorneys · Automotive · Health Care · Restaurants Retail · Services · Home & Garden · Recreation


Enter your email address to sign up.
Email Address:
Receive special offers from The Newport Plain Talk.



View All Galleries