Junior  Hibbard
Junior William Henry Hibbard, age 76, of Corbin, passed away peacefully in his sleep, on Saturday morning, November 2, 2019
One of the area's best known citizens, Junior was a knowledgeable historian of the local community and expert quartermaster. He was baptized and long time member of Lynn Camp Baptist Church, and he enjoyed attending any church service or singing.
Junior was preceded in death by his parents, William Henry Hibbard and Priscilla Smith Hibbard Wells; sister, Margie Durham; brother, Franky Hibbard; and by a bro-in-law, Arrie Sizemore.
He is survived by his sisters, Carol Hopkins (Charlie), Martha Sizemore, and Brooke Durham; brothers, Carly Hibbard, Roy Hibbard (Tracy), Delmer Wells (Debbie), and Bobby Wells (Retha); and by several nieces and nephews and by many friends.
Funeral services for Junior will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby Joe Eaton officiating. Burial will follow in the Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home where messages may be written to the family at vankirkgrisellfunerahome.com
Those attending either the visitation or funeral are asked to bring quarters to donate to a local charity in Junior's memory.
Published on November 4, 2019


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Leon Egner
Nov 07, 2019
I first met jr. about 60 years ago, he was a neighbor for many years, and he never forgot who I was no matter how many years went by, I gave him many rides and many quarters over the years, he will be missed, but never forgotten. R.I. P. junior...
Nov 05, 2019
You're sure going to be missed! Love you, now your set free of pain and sorrow of this old world. No doubt you have left us with 76 years of memories and love. RIH JR, we'll see you when we get there. Big hugs n prayers for all the friends and family you've made over the years. One more last "ride" from Eric (1 of your favorite people! God bless