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Barbara A. (Wilkey) Gipson Newburgh, Ind. Barbara A. (Wilkey) Gipson, 78, of Newburgh, Indiana, passed away Monday, April 17, 2017 at Signature Healthcare. Barbara was born in Evansville, Indiana on November 26, 1938 to the late Raymond Ray and Ada (Morris) Wilkey. She attended Miracle Temple Ministries. Barbara enjoyed eating out, gardening, shopping, and singing Christian hymns. She was known for her biscuits and gravy. Barbara is survived by her daughter, Barbara Harrison (Robert) of Evansville, IN; sons, Rickey Lee Gipson (Dawn) of Newburgh, IN, Robert Wayne Gipson (Jerri) of Newburgh, IN, Elmer Ray Gipson, Jr. of Evansville, IN and Randall Layne Gipson (Janette) of Chandler, IN; sister, Patricia Daugherty; seventeen grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Elmer R. Gipson, Sr.; infant daughter, Tammy Sue Gipson; infant son, Elmer Ray Gipson, Jr.; sister, Vena Rhae Masterson; brother, Kenneth Eugene Wilkey; and step-father, George Masterson. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Browning Funeral Home, 738 Diamond Ave., Evansville, IN 47711. Entombment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery Mausoleum. Friends may visit from 10:00 AM until service time on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Browning Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 6100 Dutchmans Ln. Ste. 401, Louisville, KY 40205. Condolences may be made online at www.browningfuneral.com .
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