David "Mouse" Gipson

Born in Huntsville, AL on December 20, 1954

Departed on December 3, 2014 and resided in Gallatin, TN

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David "Mouse" Gipson- Age 59 of Gallatin passed away December 2, 2014.

David was a great man that lived his life to its fullest potential. He was an honest man with a high moral character. He would often tell people to “Do it because it’s the right thing to do” or “Take your time, don’t get mad, You can do it”. He was also a devoted father, husband and friend whom had never met a stranger. He was a hard worker who retired from Ford Glass after 42 years of service. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, doing anything outdoors, working with his second family at ford and most of all being with his family. He will be deeply missed but never forgotten.

Preceded in death by his parents, Pearl Genevie Judge Gipson & Lawrence Raymond Gipson. Survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Mikeleen Dee Gipson; children, Laura & Chris Gipson; many extended family members and friends.

A Life Celebration will be held 11:00am Monday at Crestview Funeral Home with burial to follow at Crestview Memory Gardens. Active Pallbearers will be family and friends. Honorary Pallbearers will be past and present employees of the Ford UAW & Carlex. Visitation will be 5:00pm - 8:00pm Sunday at funeral home.

In Lieu of Flowers dontations may be made to High Pointe Hospice (575 E Bledsoe St. Suite 9, Gallatin, TN, 37066)

CRESTVIEW FUNERAL HOME 1623 HWY 109 N GALLATIN TN, 37066 615-452-1943 crestviewfh.com

13 Comments to David "Mouse" Gipson

  1. Tim McKnight
    December 3, 2014 5:33 pm

    To the hardest working millwright at NGP I will miss you brother.

  2. Anita Crook
    December 3, 2014 9:57 pm

    David had the biggest heart of anyone I know. I loved him dearly and will miss him. David “Your time is done here and I know you are at peace”.

  3. Harry Bowers
    December 4, 2014 2:11 pm

    “Mouse’s” passing will leave a big hole in the hearts of anyone who knew him but thanks to God he suffers no more. Mouse was a friend that I always enjoyed working with. Hard worker, with a heart of Gold.

  4. Barbara Matthews
    December 4, 2014 3:19 pm

    I can’t find the right words of comfort to say during this difficult time. My heart goes out to Mikki, Chris and Laura during this time of loss . He will surely be missed by many.

    I am glad that he became part of my family and have loved him since I’ve known him. He has been nothing but good to me during the years and I am forever grateful of his kind and generous nature. RIP Uncle Dave.

  5. Steve Gipson
    December 5, 2014 8:37 am

    David was my cousin. I have only fond memories of him as a boy when he would visit the Huntsville area with Uncle Lawrence. My most distinct memory is going hunting with him, about 40 years ago. he was intelligent, funny, and gritty and we hated to hear of his passing.

    All of the Gipson family members in the Huntsville area send our condolences and prayers.

  6. Mike Webb
    December 5, 2014 11:36 am

    Mouse has shown us love, brought us joy, and made us laugh. He has given us the lasting gifts of a beautiful life and blessed our memories forever. Mouse you were a super co-worker and a great friend and will be missed greatly. At a time when words are so hard to find…may his family be reminded of his great love and devotion as well as that he will continue to live within their hearts forever.

  7. Sandra Johnson
    December 5, 2014 7:45 pm

    David was my first cousin. His
    mother and my mother were sisters . I regret that I have not seen David in many years. The Johnson family , Sandra, Larry and their sons Brian and Craig and their children offer our heartfelt sympathy to Mickey and the children.

    Sandra Johnson
    Daughter of Lee and Buren .

  8. Renee Judge Lones
    December 5, 2014 11:10 pm

    David was also my first cousin, his mother and my father were brother and sister. We are sorry for your loss and you and your family are in our Prayers.

    Renee Judge Lones
    Daughter of Joe and Linda Judge

  9. Bridgette Hernandez
    December 5, 2014 11:19 pm

    David you will be missed by so many. I remember my brother and I comung to visit and you were so kind to me even though really my brother Tony and you had more un common. Thank you David fir making me feel welcome at that time.

    Your cousin, Bridgette

  10. Tony Hartvigsen
    December 6, 2014 2:01 pm

    David was my first cousin, our moms were sisters. I regret that I have not had any contact with David for many years after my family moved form Huntsville to California. I have fond memories of when we were kids growing up together. Every summer I would spend a month in Nashville with my uncle Lawrence, aunt Pearl and David. i can remember how much fun we had playing ‘David Crockett’ and taking swimming lesions together. My sincere condolences to his family and friends.

    Cousin Tony in California

  11. Sybil Judge Hartvigsen
    December 6, 2014 2:10 pm

    David was one of my favorite nephews. My son and daughter grew up with David when they were young and we lived in Alabama before moving to California. I will always cherish the memories of our visits to Nashville when we would come home to Alabama on vacations. My sympathy goes out to his family and friends.

    Aunt Sybil in Texas

  12. Rod Gipson
    December 8, 2014 5:57 pm

    David and I were cousins. His late father, Lawrence Gipson and my father, Winfred Gipson were brothers. I have a lot of special memories of our childhood together, especially during Thanksgiving/Christmas Holidays and Summer Vacations at our Aunt Josie’s.

    Prayers of Strength to his Family!

    -Rodney M. Gipson

  13. RedStar
    September 21, 2015 3:41 am

    A sto ako pravam pokartki razgovori na primer od 10min maksimum? Dali dobivam povekje razgovori togas od 200 ili nema vrska dolzinata na razgovorite? Vazno deka na sekoj povik ke mi se presmeta 2,5 den,pa od tamu sleduvaat 200 povici mesecno?

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