Funeral set for Dan Hibbs, 65

DOWNEY - Dan Hibbs, 65, of Wichita Falls, died Oct. 18 at a Texas nursing home.He was born May 27, 1945 in Wichita Falls to Lewis Nathan and Irene Effie Tucker Hibbs. He lived in Wichita Falls most of his life except for about 20 years he spent in Downey. He was very involved with Arc and People's First, and participated in the Special Olympics, competing in bowling and track and field. Hibbs also belonged to a local bowling league, where he bowled with Arc members. Hibbs is survived by his mother, Irene Hibbs, of Wichita Falls; and uncles and aunts, Bobby and Pearl Tucker, and Patsy and Marsey Jack Wilson, also of Wichita Falls. He was preceded in death by his father, Lewis Hibbs, and brother, Lee Roy Hibbs. Visitation will take place Oct. 22 at Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home in Wichita Falls. Funeral services are scheduled for Oct. 23, also at Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home, with Pastor Ron Redding officiating. Interment will follow at Crestview Memorial Park. Condolences may be shared online at

********** Published: October 28, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 28