WINNSBORO - Services for Betty Jane Merriman Gipson, 91 were held September 6, 2017 at Beaty Funeral Home, Winnsboro with Henry and Linda Suche officiating. Graveside services were held at Restland Cemetery in Dallas, also on September 6.
Mrs. Gipson died September 3, 2017. She was born to Krouth and Carrie Merriman in rural Garland on May 19, 1926.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 53 years, Richard Gipson and brothers and sisters.
Survivors include daughter, Sandra Strickland, Winnsboro and son, Richard Gipson, Ouray, Colorado; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren and extended family.
Memorials may be made to East Texas Hospice, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler 75701.