Boyd Roland Gibbs

South Carolina, USA
Death 13 Nov 1940 (aged 42)
Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 143151272 · View Source
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Spartanburg Herald dated 11/14/1940 page 6

Boyd Roland Gibbs, 43, who died early yesterday morning as a result of injuries sustained when he was hit by an automobile Tuesday night, came to his death as the result of an unavoidable accident, according to a verdict by a coroner's jury yesterday morning.
Gibbs, Spartanburg County's 13th victim of automobile accident in 1940. He died at 7:15 AM at the Spartanburg General hospital where he was carried Tuesday night after being hit by an automobile while walking along the Howard Gap Rd., near the city limits.
Funeral services for Gibbs will be held Friday at 3:30 PM at New Pisgah Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Surviving are his father, James P. Gibbs, a resident of the Howard Gap Rd. section; five sisters, Mrs. R.J. Fall, Mrs. H. L. Connor, Mrs. Cain Lee, Mrs. G. L. Lewis and Miss Cora Gibbs, and an aunt, Miss Sarah Jane Gibbs, Howard Gap Rd. scetion.
The body will be at the residence after 4 pm this afternoon until the hour of the funeral. J.F. Floyd mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 143151272
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Boyd Roland Gibbs (May 1898–13 Nov 1940), Find a Grave Memorial no. 143151272, citing First Baptist Church of North Spartanburg Cemetery, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Margaret (contributor 46516145) .