Vickie Sue Gibson

August 18, 1948 ~ May 1, 2018 (age 69)

     Vickie Sue Gibson, 69, of Braymer MO passed away Monday, May 1, 2018 at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe.

     Lura Victoria Sue Gibson was born August 18, 1948 in Red Oak, Iowa the daughter of John Frederick Merryfield and Joeann Louise Erickson Merryfield. The family moved to Utica MO when she was young and she graduated from Southwest High School in Ludlow.

     Vicki was dedicated to her work as a Certified Nursing Aide and Certified Med Tech at Golden Age Nursing Home in Braymer. She also worked at Midwest Glove in Chillicothe.

     On March 16, 1976, Vickie married Gary Dale Gibson in Miami, OK. He survives of the home.

     Vickie was a member of Utica Baptist Church. She loved to cook and bake for her family.  She had a big heart and enjoyed helping others in need. Most of all being Meme to Ethan was her favorite pastime.

     She is survived by her husband Gary Gibson of the home; son, Chad Merryfield of Braymer; grandson, Ethan Merryfield of Braymer; mother, Joeann  Osborn (Robert) of Harrisonville, MO; sister, Sheilah Ruppel of Chillicothe; mother-in-law, Viola Gibson of Chillicothe; sister-in-law, Merilyn Spears (Dennis) of Chillicothe; 2 brothers-in-law, Don Gibson (Caren) of Braymer and Nelson Gibson (Anne) of Anchorage, Alaska ; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

     Vickie was preceded in death by her father, John Merryfield; sister, Nancy Rogers; father-in-law, Nelson Gibson; brothers-in-law, Norman Gibson and Ricky Gibson.

     A graveside memorial service will be held at Braymer Evergreen Cemetery May 16, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

     Memorials in honor of Vicki can be made to Chad Merryfield for Ethan Merryfield’s educational cost. Memorials can be mailed to or left at Heritage Funeral Home 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601.

     Arrangements are under the care of Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe MO.