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In Loving Memory Of

Samuel K. Hibbs, Sr.

Samuel K. Hibbs, Sr., 87, of Wadestown, WV died Sunday, June 22, 2003 at his residence.

Mr. Hibbs was born December 3, 1915 at Mobley, WV a son of the late William Riley Hibbs and Matilda Cross Hibbs.

He was a retired coal miner having retired with 30 years of service at the Consolidation Coal Company, Blacksville #1 Mine.  During his years of service for the coal company he worked doing carpenter and masonry work.  He was a member of the United Mine Workers of America Local #31.  He was a World War II Veteran having served with the United States Army.  He was also a member of the Union Baptist Church of Crossroads.

Surviving are his wife, Margaret Gump Hibbs; three sons and spouses, Billy G. Hibbs and Samuel K. Hibbs, Jr. and Betty all of Wadestown; and Bobby and Dianne Hibbs of Marcellus, Michigan; one daughter, Norma Tennant of Idamay; three brothers, Ernie Hibbs of Burton, James Hibbs of Fairmont, and Harold Hibbs of Washington, DC; two sisters, Lorraine Hibbs and Maxine Mack both of Fairmont; eleven grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Charles Hibb, Robert Hibbs and John Hibbs; four sisters, Georgia Brewer, Alta Wilson, Bonnie Hibbs and Mae Parrish.

Friends may call at the Tennant Funeral Home in Hundred from 2-4 and 7-9 PM Tuesday.  Funeral services will be held in the funeral home at 1:00 PM Wednesday with the Rev. Paul Donaldson officiating.   Interment will follow in the Wadestown Cemetery.

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