Thomas Wayne Gibson, age 78, of Blountville, Tenn., passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Bristol Regional Medical Center.

He was born January 8, 1941 in Bristol, Tenn., a son of the late Fred and Hattie Stout Gibson. After retiring from Eastman, Thomas traveled and sold Nascar merchandise for 18 years. He was a member of Bethel View Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Leona Willen Gibson; daughter, Teresa Minnick and husband Cliff; sons, Daryl Gibson and wife Valerie, Morgan Gibson and Chris Gibson; grandchildren, Summer Dalton and Matthew Gibson; four great grandchildren and one great-great grandchildren; and sister, Pat Cross and husband Teddy.

At Mr. Gibson’s request there will be no services.

Online condolences may be registered at www.weaverfuneralhome.net. Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.