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Melody Dawn Gibson 1958-2014
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LARNED — Melody Dawn Gibson, 55, passed away May 30, 2014 at St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita.
She was born Sept. 4, 1958 at Larned, the daughter of Donald E. and Ruby H. (Martin) Hollister.
Melody was a life-long resident of Larned where she worked as a Mental Health Technician for 35 years at Larned State Hospital. She married Rick Gibson on Nov. 26, 2001 in Larned, he survives of the home.
Other survivors include three sisters, Linda Hollister, Larned; Juanita Lemon, Belpre, Joyce Hollister, Caldwell, Idaho, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by both parents, a brother, Craig Hollister and a sister, Sharon Toutrerez.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Macksville Christian Church with Pastor Jesse Watts presiding. Burial will follow in the Larned Cemetery, Larned.  Visitation will be Monday from 1 to 7 p.m. at Minnis Chapel, Macksville.
Memorials may be given to the Am. Heart Assoc. or the American Cancer Society in care of Minnis Chapel, P.O. Box 34, St. John, KS, 67576.

Funeral arrangements provided by
Minnis Chapel
P.O. Box 34
St. John, KS, 67576
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, June 1, 2014