|Birth: ||Jan. 25, 1939|
|Death: ||Jul. 30, 2013|
Judith Dupre Gibson, 75, left this world for a better place on July 30, 2013.
Judith was born on January 25, 1939 in California to Yves and Rhea Dupre, of Ville Platte, Louisiana, and as a child was a survivor of the Pearl Harbor attack, given her father was a member of the US Navy during WW2. Following the war, she moved with her family back to Opelousas Louisiana, where she lived until she met her future husband, Arlen Keith Gibson, and together they raised their family, traveling throughout much of the US, Germany, and Okinawa after he enlisted and served in the US Army for 20 years.
She eventually retired to Vinton, Louisiana, where she did reside for 20 years and, as her parents before her, attended regular services at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, where she was an active member of the Catholic Daughters, as well as in the local Parkinson's Disease Group.
She is proceeded into the warmth of God's arms by her loving husband, Arlen Keith Gibson of Vinton and her parents, Yves and Rhea Dupre of Vinton, and brother Donald Dupre of Vinton.
She is survived by her children, Robert W Gibson of Vinton, Stephanie Gibson Huestis of Taipei,Taiwan, and Nicole Gibson Jordan of San Antonio, TX. Also, her sister, Yvette Dupre Muller of Houston, TX. And grandchildren; Jesse Delgado of Vinton LA, Aaron Jordon of Austin, TX, Jon
Jordon of San Antonio, TX, and Chris Gibson of Taipei, Taiwan.
Funeral service will be at 10am Friday, August 2, 2013, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church of Vinton.
Visitation is from 4-8 Thursday with a rosary service at 6pm and will resume on Friday from 8:30 -9:30am at Hixon Funeral Home of Vinton. Burial will be 11am, Monday August 5th, in Houston National Cemetary.
SOURCE;Hixon Funeral Home/Vinton
Yves Dupre (1910 - 2003)
Rhea A. Dupre (1910 - 2004)
Arlen Keith Gibson (1937 - 1996)
Judith A Dupre Gibson (1939 - 2013)
Donald Brian Dupre (1940 - 2011)*
Houston National Cemetery
Plot: G2, 3726
Maintained by: Kathy S. Savoie
Originally Created by: VERNA
Record added: Jul 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114654359