Obituary for Gary Thomas Gibson
Gary Thomas Gibson lost his courageous battle with cancer on 02/12/2018. Gary will be greatly missed by all who knew his magnetic personality. He is survived by his wife Kathie and their three children Brittany Chapman (Stephen), Bryant (Brianne), and Haydyn. He was preceded in death by his father Walter. He leaves behind his amazing mother Patricia and his loving brother Brian (Julie) and many incredible nieces and nephews. Gary was the longest serving homicide detective in Pinellas County in his career at the St. Petersburg Police Department where he worked from 1986-2011. He completed his law enforcement career at the State Attorney's Office until the cancer forced him to retire. Gary always saw the good in everyone and loved with all his heart. He will be missed greatly. A celebration of life will be held on Friday, February 23, 2018, at 10 a.m. at Calvary Chapel St. Pete, 8900 US 19, Pinellas Park. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Men in the Making at meninthemaking.org or to a charity of your choice.