Leatrice Helen “Lea” Veach Gibson

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel

612 North Lincoln Blvd.

Hodgenville, Kentucky

270-358-3552 / Fax 270-358-3253

Leatrice “Lea” Helen Veach Gibson, 88, passed away Saturday October 2, 2021 at Signature HealthCare in Louisville, Kentucky.

Leatrice Helen Gibson was born in Fountain Run May 12, 1933 to the late William Alpha and Virgie Kirby Veach.

Leatrice  Gibson was a loving wife, mother, grandma, and sister, she worked as a Cafeteria attendant at Nichols School.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 44 years Sabe Merritt “S.M.” Gibson, one brother, James Mitchell Veach, and one sister, Ruby Vincent.

She leaves to cherish her memory, a son Harold (Michelle) Gibson of Floyds Knob, IN., one daughter, Joyce (Paul) Elliott of West Point, five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, one brother, William Argel (Elaine) Veach of Horse Cave, several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Visitation for Leatrice  Helen ‘Lea” Veach Gibson will be held 12- 3 Monday October 4, 2021 at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel.

There will be a grave side service at 3:30 at the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Mt. Sherman, with Brother Shannon McCubbins officiating.

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel 612 N. Lincoln Blvd Hodgenville Kentucky 42748 is in charge of arrangements.