Walter Glenn Gibson Jr.
Walter Glenn Gibson Jr. departed this life on May 4, 2013, after a brief illness.
Glenn was born on Oct. 24, 1946, in Berrien Springs, Mich., the son of Walter Glenn Gibson Sr. and Ruth E. Grady.
Moving to Texas at an early age, Glenn attended Jefferson Academy in Jefferson, Lon Morris College in Jacksonville and Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, receiving his master’s degree in psychology in 1974.
In July 1974, Glenn moved to Mexia, where he began a long career as a psychologist at the Mexia State School. After retirement, Glenn continued as a psychologist in private practice until his recent illness.
He is survived by first cousins Roger Gibson, of Rockport, Ga., Danny Gibson, of Jefferson; Betty Gibson Holdridge, of Cleburne, Debbie Hyslop, of Keene, Kim Holdridge, of New Hampshire, Roy Holdridge, of Granbury, Pam Lewis, of Tennessee, Bonnie Gibson Matthews, of Collegedale, Tenn., Fern Gibson Babcock, of Michigan, and Opal June Scott of Shalimar, Fla., and many close friends and loved ones.
Services will be held on Friday, May 10, at 3 p.m. in the Keene Memorial Park Cemetery Chapel in Keene. The viewing will be Thursday, May 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Crosier-Pearson Funeral Home in Cleburne.
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