Neil F. Gibson Jr.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Neil F. Gibson Jr., of Arlington, Texas, formerly of Nevada and Springfield, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. He leaves behind his loving children, Rob Gibson, of Albuquerque, N.M., and Beth Gibson-Brown and husband, Randall, of Nashville, Tenn.; stepdaughters, Eleanor Czajka of Arlington, Texas, Jeanne Czajka Richards and husband, Brad, of Albuquerque, N.M., and Laura Sagen and husband, Ken, of Bedford, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Antoinette Gibson, and brother, Bob Gibson.

Neil graduated from SMS University with a degree in accounting and was an Army Airborne Ranger. He was the founder and president of Moto Mirror, Inc., and participated in many organizations that supported improved safety for the heavy duty trucking industry. He was a nominee for safety by the Presidential Safety Council in Washington, D.C., in 1997. Neil had many interests including big game hunting, marksmanship, art, music, history, and baseball.

Funeral services were held at Moore Funeral Home in Arlington, Texas, on Monday, Oct. 22, with visitation at 2 p.m. and service at 3 p.m. The family kindly requests donations be made to Wounded Warriors.