Gipson, Donald Patrick "Donnie"

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Donald Patrick “Donnie” Gipson, 51, of Chattanooga, died on Tuesday, December 11, 2012.

Survivors include his daughters, Nicole and Jessica Tucker; father, Hughie Gipson, Sr.; mother and stepfather, Bonnie and Kenneth Massengale; brothers, Hughie (Sherry) Gipson, Jr., Gary (Kathy) Gipson, Robert (Rose) Gipson, Bill (June) Gipson, and Kenny (Angela) Gipson and special friends, Sumer Crisp, Sheri Ellis and Granny.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, December 13, at 1 p.m. at the Ruth Cofer Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Hospice of Chattanooga, P.O. Box 46, Chattanooga, Tn. 37401 or www.hospiceofchattanooga.org. 

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. 

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379. 


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