Michael Wayne Gipson, 57, a resident of Rossville, Ga., passed away Saturday night, Aug. 3, 2013.
He was born in Chattanooga on Nov. 29, 1955, a son of the late David J. and Peggy Sue Gipson.
He was employed with Wally’s restaurant in East Ridge for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife of 25 years, Vickie D. Gipson; six children: Michael W. Gipson Jr., Stacey R. Bliek, Kelly N. Allen, Chase A. Gipson, LeeAnn Minor and Rachel Sabec; 12 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; three sisters: Shelia Shultz, Deborah Fairchild and Glenda Freeze; two brothers: Johnny Gipson and Doyle Gipson; and other extended family members and a host of special friends.
A celebration of his life is planned for today Aug. 6, 2013, at the Corinth Baptist Church, 2524 Corinth Road, Lafayette, Ga. with the Rev. Michael Minor.
The family will receive friends at the church today from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. service time.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Michael and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guest book at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Gipson family with these arrangements.