June 19, 1953 —

Feb. 19, 2021

Griffin resident

Mr. Michael L. “Hoot” Gibson, 67, of Griffin, passed away on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, at Southern Regional Hospital.

“Hoot” was born in Griffin, Georgia on June 19, 1953. He is preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Gibson and Nell Maddox Gibson. He was employed with Dundee Mills for many years as an electrician before venturing out as self-employed. He loved woodworking, listening to music, fishing, canoeing, and was a big sponsor of the Boy Scouts of America, and he had a great interest in Native American Culture.

Survivors include his wife, Kathleen Burke Gibson; children and their spouses, Chad and Amy Gibson, Michelle Gibson, Jessica and Kris Krohn, Mandy and Russell Lynch; grandchildren, Ameilia Gibson, Sadie Gibson, Koran Gibson, Shawna Gibson, Christopher Gibson, Jordan Gibson, Baylor Lynch, Aubry Stansell, Addison Lynch, Ava Krohn, Stella Krohn, Lucas Krohn; sister, Brenda Rogers; brother, Ted Gibson; several nieces and nephews; many special friends, especially the “Trout Trip Crew”.

Visitation will be on Monday, Feb. 22, 202,1 from 3:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Following the visitation, a funeral service will be conducted in the Chapel of Conner-Westbury. The family requests for those attending the visitation and the service to please wear face masks to protect yourself and those around you.

Conner-Westbury Funeral 1891 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin is in charge of arrangements.

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