Max Gilbert

Max Gilbert, 92, of Haleyville, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2019. He served in the United States Army during WWII and the Army National Guard 107th Trucking Company during the Korean War.  He was a retired conductor with the Illinois Central Railroad and was a member of Sunny Home Baptist Church.

His visitation will be Sunday June 23, 2019 from 1- 2 PM at Pinkard Funeral Home in Haleyville, with his funeral to follow at  2 PM in the chapel, with Eddie Everett officiating. Burial in Winston Memorial Cemetery.

He is survived by his children, Jane Gilbert Burleson and Tim Gilbert and his wife Janie; sisters, Virginia Mann and Bennie Sue Gann and her husband Richard; grandchildren, Lottie Melissa Pearce, her husband Adam, Brittany Erin Reynolds, her husband Jon and Perri Leigh Gilbert; great-grandson, Griffin Burleson Reynolds; sister-in-law, Faye Gilbert and a host of other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dee and Lottie Leola Gilbert; wife, Ima Jean Gilbert; brothers, Charles Gilbert and Jerry Gilbert; son-in-law, Ronnie Burleson and brother-in-law, Eber Mann.


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