Melvin Gibson III



Melvin L. Gibson III, 46, Owensville, left this world Saturday, July 23, 2022.

He was born April 15, 1976, to Melvin Jr. and Lanicia (Stillwell) Gibson in Washington.

He was united in marriage to Jeanette Davidson, June 16, 2018, in Gerald.

Melvin enjoyed being outdoors, hunting, fishing, boating and riding his motorcycle with a little too much enthusiasm. Melvin was a loving devoted family man — loved by many, unwavering in his beliefs.

He is survived by wife Jeanette; children Nicholas Gibson, Taylor Gibson and significant other Kyle Branson, Cole Gibson, Lucas Morgan and Abigail Morgan all of Owensville; grandchild Paisleigh Branson; parents Melvin Jr. and Lanicia Gibson of Owensville; parents-in-law Michael L. Davidson and wife Marylin of Fulton and Jeanne Zelch and husband Daniel of Rosebud; sister Leslie Johnson and husband Todd of Stone Fort, Ill.; brothers Jason Gibson and wife Noel of Owensville, Nathan Gibson and wife Kelly of Cedar Park, Texas, Matthew Gibson and wife Nichole of Catawissa, and Kyle Gibson of Union; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews as well as many friends that were considered family.

Visitation will be Saturday, July 30, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel, Owensville.

Funeral services will follow at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel with Pastor Justin Davidson and Pastor Danny Maxwell as the officiants. Burial will be in Owensville City Cemetery.

Memorials requested for family’s choice.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville.