Services: No services are planned.
Mr. Pius Olney Gibson III, 45, of Portales, died Wednesday, June 25, 2003, at his home.
He was born July 3, 1957, in Daytona Beach, Fla., to Dolores and Pius Olney Gibson Jr.
He grew up in Jackson, Miss. He was a 1975 graduate of Forrest Hill High School in Jackson. He served in the U.S. Navy for two years. He was an X-ray technician for 20 years until he became disabled. His lived in Mississippi for many years. He moved to Henderson, Nev.. in the late 1980s before moving to Portales about four years ago.
He was preceded in death by his father.
He is survived by his former wife, Sarathia Gibson of Portales; a son, Pius Gibson IV of Portales; a daughter, Chandra Gibson of Portales; his mother; two brothers, David A. Gibson of Henderson and Stephen Gibson of Kingman, Ariz.; and a sister, Camille Boone of Henderson.
Burial will be at South Nevada Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City, Nev.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.