Vernon L. Gibbs Jr.

Mr. Vernon L. Gibbs Jr, 71, of Ellijay, died Wednesday, May 25, 2016.

He was born Aug. 27, 1944, in Canton to the late Vernon Gibbs Sr. and Catherine Green Gibbs.

He worked in the printing industry, was a graduate of Gilmer High School, class of 1962, served with the U.S. Army and was a member of the Ellijay Church of Christ.

He is survived by wife, Judy Beaver Gibbs; daughters and sons-in-law, Kelly and Philip Crabtree, of Nashville, Tenn., Kim and Mark McDonald, of Johns Creek; brother and sister-in-law, Mike and Halena Gibbs, of Ellijay; sister and brother-in-law, Phyllis and Tommy Parrott, of Ellijay; five grandchildren, Jackson Denton, Presley Denton, Will McDonald, Sam McDonald and Andrew McDonald; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 28, 2016, from the Ellijay Church of Christ with Minister Butch Jones officiating. 

Music was by the congregation. 

Pallbearers were Harold Callahan, Matt Teague, Jack Moon, Ken White, Larry Greene, Mickey Call, Alan Mayfield and Gene Tormohlen. 

Interment was in the Ellijay Church of Christ Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006