Ralph Gilbert, age 77, of Bristol, TN passed away on August 7, 2018 at Johnson City Medical Center. He was born in Lee County, VA a son to the late Clarence and Mary Gulley Gilbert. He was a former employee of Sprint where he worked as a lineman. Mr. Gilbert was a member of Dryden Methodist Church and attended Woodlawn Baptist in Bristol. He was a United States Army veteran and was preceded in death by his wife Lois Gilbert and a sister Carol Elkins.
Survivors include: Step Son – David Bishop
Granddaughters – Tessa Salyer and husband Eric and Chelsea Greer and husband Michael
Great Granddaughter – Kayley Salyer
Cousin – Pam Minton
Several Nieces and Nephews
A Graveside service will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11 am at Glenwood Cemetery with Rev. Joe Blankenship officiating. Military honors will be presented by the Bristol VFW Honor Guard.