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- Published on 20 November 2013
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Funeral services for Paul Dean Gilbert, age 81 of Fort Worth, formerly of Mount Vernon, were at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 at Mountain Valley Funeral Home.
Burial was at the Burleson Memorial Park.
Mr. Gilbert was born Sept. 12, 1932 in Franklin County to Johnny and Ruby McGill Gilbert. He served in the Korean War in Panama. He spent a lot of time traveling and planning trips. He has been a member of the Burleson church of Christ since 1963.
He died Sunday, Nov. 3 in Fort Worth.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Peggy Gilbert of Burleson; a daughter Paula Gilbert Wamble of Burleson; a son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Kim Gilbert of Burleson; his sisters, Marie Sparks, Joanne Stretcher, Gay Pryor, and Joyce Glover; five grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and many extended family members and friends.