Lucretia <I>Butler</I> Gibbs

Lucretia Butler Gibbs

Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
Death 30 Apr 1981 (aged 69)
Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California, USA
Burial Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA
Memorial ID 174237153 · View Source
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Lucretia was born in Vermont, the daughter of Lieutenant Colonel Rodman Butler and Lucretia (Dodge) Butler. She had two sisters, Elizabeth and Mary.

Lucretia married U.S. Army 2nd Lieutenant Theodore George Burton in 1932, and to this union, a son, Theodore George Burton, Jr. was born. Her husband met an untimely death following an accident on March 28, 1933 at the Francis E. Warren Air Force Base near Cheyanne, Wyoming.

On Saturday, March 21, 1936, Lucretia married Byron Carl Gibbs at the Chapel of the Presbyterian Church in Reno, Nevada. They made their home in Healdsburg, California where Byron was Principal and Superintendent of the Healdsburg Elementary School District.

Three additional children, Gregory Gibbs, Byron Carl Gibbs, Jr., and Mary Ann Gibbs, were born to Lucretia and Byron.

Lucretia died on April 30, 1981 at the age of 69. She leaves behind her loving husband, four children, ten grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.

She was a member of the St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Healdsburg.

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