FITZGERALD -- James F. Gibbs, 81, of the Salem community in Ben Hill County, died Thursday, September 27, 2012, at Phoebe Dorminy Medical Center in Fitzgerald.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, September 30, 2012 at Salem Baptist Church, Ben Hill County, with interment to follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 7-9 Saturday evening at the funeral home.

Paulk Funeral Home

Fitzgerald 229/423-2033