Dorcas M. “Dot” Gibbs
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Dorcas M. “Dot” Gibbs, 74, of Empire, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014, at her residence.

Visitation will be Friday, May 2, 2014, from 6 until 8 p.m., at Bell Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 1 p.m., in the Bell Sumiton Chapel with the Rev. Thomas Reeves officiating.

Burial will be in the New Horizon Memorial Gardens in Dora.

Gibbs was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph S. Gibbs; son, David Jones; parents, James Robert Lee Speer and Mary Elizabeth Speer; brother, Fletcher Lee Speer; and sisters, Annie Mae Miller and Lillian Martha Gilstrap.

She is survived by her sister, Mary Frances Thomason; children, Robert Lee Speer, Ruth Ann Becker, Alan Jones, Scott Lawrence, Donnie White and Bruce White; grandchildren, Robert Lee Speer, Matthew Jason Speer, Michael James Speer, David Alan Jones, Nicholas Lee Jones, Randy Lee Hicks, Maxwell Lawrence, Sonya K. Corley Phillips and Stephen Corley Jr.; and 11 great-grandchildren.

You may sign an online register or express private condolences to the family at

Bell Funeral Home, Sumiton; 205-648-6611