James Gibson, 61, departed this life on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia.

He was born on Sept. 3, 1956, in Sumter, a son of Pattie Jefferson Gibson and the late Clarence Gibson.

The family will be receiving friends at the home of his brother, 390 Wilson St., Mayesville, SC 29104.

Job's Mortuary Inc., 312 S. Main St., Sumter, is in charge of arrangements.