Frank Ellsworth Gibson Jr.

May 21, 1943September 5, 2021

Frank E. Gibson, Jr., 78, passed away on September 5, 2021. He was born in Greensboro, NC on May 21, 1943 to the late Frank E. Gibson, Sr. and Hazel Gibson.

He is survived by his loving wife and soul mate of 57 years, Carol Cloutier Gibson of the home, two sons, Frank, III and wife Rochan of College Station, TX and Steve and fiancé, Faith Morton of Yulee, FL; grandson, Frank E. Gibson, IV of Spokane, WA; granddaughters, Kimberly Ann and Katelyn of College Station, TX; brother, Mark of Quincy, MA; many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins.

He was a graduate of Page High School, class of 1961 and attended Rutledge College. Frank was a proud veteran of the US Air Force and after his honorable discharge returned to Greensboro and served as a Greensboro police officer for three years. He then began a career in property and casualty insurance, spent 28 years with Virginia Mutual Insurance Company and was able to take retirement at age 60 as assistant vice president. Frank was a past board director for North Carolina Insurance News Service and past president of the Greensboro Claim Managers Council. He was a 32nd degree Mason. At age 73, he became a published author of the fictional novel. "Games Countries Play."

Frank and Carol loved to travel and were very fortunate to see so much of this world and meet so many wonderful people. As an avid golfer he served as past president of the Greensboro Super Senior Golf Association, member of Monroeton Senior Golf Association, Pleasant Ridge Golf Association and Forest Oaks Country Club. Frank worshipped as a member of Morian United Methodist Church.

His life will be celebrated at 1 PM, Friday, September 10, 2021 at Hanes-Lineberry Sedgefield Chapel followed by entombment in Guilford Memorial Park. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 11 AM to 12:30 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice. Online condolences may be offered at


  • Frank E. and Hazel Felmet Gibson Sr., Parents (deceased)
  • Carol Cloutier Gibson, Wife of 57 years
  • Frank & Rochan Gibson III, Son & Daughter-in-law
  • Steven Gibson and fiancé Faith Morton, Son & Fiance
  • Frank E. Gibson IV, Grandson
  • Kimberly Ann & Katelyn, Granddaughters
  • Mark Gibson, Brother
  • His extended family includes several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins.



  • Visitation

    Friday, September 10, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, September 10, 2021


  • Interment at Guilford Memorial Park


Frank Ellsworth Gibson Jr.

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Robin Medley

September 14, 2021

Carol and Family,

We are so deeply sorry for the loss you have endured. we hope comforting memories and time you will spend with each other bring peace to your hearts.

With Love ,
Robin & John Medley

Barbara Gibson Lawing

September 12, 2021

Dear Carol and Family How sad I was to hear about Frankie. Please Know you all are in my thoughts and prayers. May God and your wonderful memories help you through this difficult time. Love Barbara (Bobbi) Gibson Lawing