Versie Slone was born April 3, 1922, the daughter of Ben Gibson and Peggy Caudill Gibson. She died at
4:20 A.M. July 6, 1975 at her home after a long illness. She was a member of the New Home Regular Baptist
Church. She was married to Devoe Slone, who preceded her in death on October 1, 1967.
Survivors are: 2 sons, James Devoe, Kendallville, Indiana, Robert Lee at home; 1 daughter, June Carol
Gibson, Brinkley, Ky, 1 granddaughter, 2 sister; Nebraska Mullins, Dema, Ky., Neola Mead, Irontonville, Ohio; 3
half sisters; Jessie Slone, Topmost, Ky., 4 brothers; Andy Gibson, Dema, Ky., Sylvester Gibson, Petersburg,
Michigan, Leonard Gibson, Rittman, Ohio, and Dan Gibson, San Antonio, Texas
Perceiving her in death were 3 sisters: Clercie Slone, Verta Gibson, and Verna Gibson, half sister, Florence
Mullins, brother, Maynard Gibson, and half brother, Bill Gibson. She leaves to mourn her passing a large host of
kindred and friends.