Gladys U. Irby (GIBSON, Ga.)

GIBSON, Ga. - Mrs. Gladys Usry Irby, 93, loving wife of the late Mr. Cecil F. Irby, entered into rest Monday, Oct. 11, 2010, at the Gibson Health & Rehabilitation Center, Gibson, Ga. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Donald Lumpkin officiating. Interment will be in the Church Cemetery. Mrs. Irby was a native of Glascock, Co. and lived here all of her life. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and was retired from Thermo King Corporation. She is survived by her son, Reggie Irby and his wife Priscilla; two grandsons, Dana and Brian Irby; and four great grandchildren, Jacob, Gracie, Lorelei, & Bailey. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Ed and Mrs. Alice Usry; two sisters, Mary Culver and Sarah Usry; two brothers, Lester Usry and Benny Evens. Pallbearers are Dana Irby, Thomas Beckworth, Paul Beckworth, Danny Beckworth, Bruce Culver, and Jamey Hadden. The family will receive friends today from 7-9 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Brian Irby Cancer Fund in care of Sheppard Funeral Home, P.O. Box 246, Gibson, Ga. 30810. Sheppard Funeral Home, Gibson, Ga., is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 12, 2010