July 20, 1933 - July 24, 2022
Ms. Silvereen Gibson was born July 20, 1933 to the late Anna Bell Gibson and Jessie Gibson. She departed from her earthly house to her home in glory at the age of 89 on July 24, 2022 at her residence. Her passing was peaceful and humble.
As a young girl Silvereen grew up in North Carolina. She then relocated to New Jersey where she worked as a domestic and Health care worker for decades. Silvereen had a genuine love for her family and her community.
Silvereen leaves behind to cherish her precious memories 2 daughters, Cynthia (Less) Leslie of Somerset, New Jersey, Delores Peters of Bogalusa, La; 3 sons, Charles (Delores) Walker of Bound Brook, New Jersey, Gregory (Shirley) Walker of South Brunswick, New Jersey, and Bernard Walker of Bogalusa, La; 3 granddaughters, Antoinette Gibson of Somerset, New Jersey, Datisha Morris of Pittman, New Jersey, and Jasmine Peters of Bogalusa, La; 3 grandsons, Barry (Suzzane) Gibson of Somerset, New Jersey, Freddie I, Peters, Jr., and Jonathan H. Peters both of Bogalusa, La; 3 great granddaughters; 5 great grandsons; special nieces, Carolyn Lane, and Jessie Evens; special nephews, Matthew Gibson, and Walter Gibson; a host of additional loving nieces, and nephews
Silvereen was preceded in death by her mother, Annie Bell Gibson; her father, Jessie Gibson; her life partner, Charles W. Walker; a daughter, Patricia Walker Vanderpuye; grandson, Terrence Terrill Gibson; 1 sister, Mary Bell Davis; 3 brothers, Jesse Gibson, Willie Gibson, and Charles Gibson; 1 son-in-law, Freddie Peters; a good friend Gussie Lee Booker.
“I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course; I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4:7
A Drive Through Viewing was from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM on August 5, 2022 at Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Bogalusa, Louisiana. The Funeral Service will be at 11:00 AM on August 6, 2022 at Crain and Sons Funeral Home.