Mr. James "Jim" Edwin Gilbert, age 71, of Corbin departed this life on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at the Baptist Health of Corbin.
Born on Nov. 6, 1946, James was the son of the late James W. Gilbert and Ada Lee Greene. James was a college graduate and veteran of the United States Navy serving his country with pride and honor during the Vietnam War. He was a former insurance statistician. James was a member of the Cumberland Valley Sports League, the Bassin Baptist Club and a member of Central Baptist Church in Corbin.
James is survived by a cousin, Teresa and her husband Gary Elliott of Corbin, and two sisters.
Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by his loving wife, Patricia Ann Gilbert.
All arrangements are in the care of the O'Neil - Lawson Funeral Home.
Published on December 19, 2017