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Wilbert Nisby, Sr.

March 28, 1934 ~ February 17, 2017 (age 82)

The Piano Brothers

Wilbert Nisby, Sr., 82, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Gibson, passed away at 3:58 a.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017.

​Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at St. James Baptist Church, 6319 S. Bayou Black Drive in Gibson. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

​He is survived by his loving children Donna (Gilbert) Washington, Kenneth (Stephanie) Nisby and Michael Nisby; daughter-in-law, Marlene Nisby; ten grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; siblings, Lois N. (Ronald) Hall and Herchel (Catherine) Nisby; godchildren, Chris Coleman, Arimenta Rainey, Otis Shelvin, Cassandra Smith, Marquita Turner and Elaine Washington; caregiver, Alma Gray; and a host of other relatives and friends.

​He was preceded in death by his wife, Floretta Hanzy Nisby; son, Wilbert Nisby, Jr.; grandson, Courtland Washington, I.; parents, Daniel and Lillian Bowens-Nisby; brothers, Herman, Sr., James, Leroy, Lawrence and Raymond Nisby; sisters, Rose Hall and Evelyn Diggs.

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.


 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
February 25, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. James Baptist Church - Gibson
6319 S. Bayou Black Drive
Gibson, LA 70359

Funeral Service
Saturday
February 25, 2017

11:00 AM
St. James Baptist Church - Gibson
6319 S. Bayou Black Drive
Gibson, LA 70359

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
February 25, 2017

St. James Baptist Church Cemetery- Gibson
6319 S. Bayou Black Drive
Gibson, LA 70356


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