Grantlon “Grantt” Richard Gibson
Beloved son, Grantlon “Grantt” Richard Gibson, 20, of Hayesville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 20 in a Gainesville, Ga. hospital.
He was a 2014 graduate of Hayesville High School. Grantt was a member of Meadow Grove Baptist Church. He was currently attending Tri-County Community College.
Grantt will be remembered for his vibrant personality, his wonderful smile and the forever friend that he has always been to those lucky enough to have known him.
He was the son of Jonathan R. “Rich” and Cynthia “Cyndi” G. Helton Gibson, of Hayesville. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, John R. “Robbie” Gibson and an uncle, Gregory E. “Gregg” Moore.
Surviving in addition to his parents are two brothers, Owen Connor and Meade Parker Gibson, both of the home; a brother and sister by heart, Vance and Shannon Rhyne; maternal grandparents are Harold E. and Gaynell Helton, of Murphy, N.C.; paternal grandmother, Margaret Bailey Gibson, of Franklin, N.C.; grandfather, Donald E. and wife, Linda Kinsland Moore, of Franklin; four aunts, Shonda Moore Potgieter and husband, Pieter, of Inman, S.C.; Destiney and Holly Moore, of Franklin, and Stacy Humphrey Moore, of Inman; two uncles, Ryan P. Helton, of Murphy and Michael W. and wife, Heather Raby Gibson, of Franklin; cousins, Clay, Blake and Lexy Gibson, Maddelyn and Brayden Helton, Gracie and Adam Moore, Blayze Moore Schutzman and Cameron Ruke.
A celebration of Grantt’s life will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23 at Meadow Grove Baptist Church with Pastor Israel Rogers, Reverend Turner Guidry and Owen Gibson officiating.
The family will receive friends from 2-4:45 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23 at Meadow Grove Baptist Church prior to the services.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the GROWME3, LLC savings account at any United Community Bank.
Ivie Funeral, Hayesville: www.iviefuneralhomeinc.com, is in charge of all arrangements.