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Gipson, Alfred James

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March 27, 1964 - January 1, 2017

Gipson, Alfred James

Alfred J. Gipson (Speedy) of Carrollton, Texas was born in Houston, Texas on March 27, 1964, and went to be with the Lord on January 1, 2017 at the age of 52 after a long battle with congestive heart failure. He is survived by his loving wife, Patsy Gipson of 26 years. They were married in Duncanville, Texas on August 25, 1990.

He is lovingly remembered by his parents, Arthur and Artrey Gipson; daughters, Latisha Kautz and Erim Adewole; son, Pete Esquibel; son-in-laws, Devin Kautz and Temi Adewole; grandchildren, Marissa, Jada, Devin, Andrew, and Xander; sister, Sandra Crawford; sister Hazel Walker and husband Rickey; brother, Marcus Gipson; brother-in-law, Tyrone Taplin; maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Killings, and multiple aunts and uncles.

Speedy was a loyal Dallas Cowboys fan, a movie buff, and loved his cat, Charlie.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, January 8, 2016 in the Brooks Family Chapel of the North Dallas Funeral Home, 2710 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, Texas 75234.  A reception will follow, and details will be given at the memorial service.

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Kenny and Tammy Green

January 07, 2017 7:19PM

Patsy and family Kenny and I just want to tell you that we send our Love and Prayers for comfort for you all while you are going through this difficult time. We will always remember the great times that we had with Speedy hewas an awesome. He is in Heaven now pain free.I know this is so hard losing a loved one. If you all need anything or just need someone e to talk to just know that I am here for you.

Leah. Teri & Ethan

January 05, 2017 1:06PM

Our deepest condolences go out to you all. Speedy was an awesome man who loved his family unconditionally. So many great memories of him and his great cooking. He will be very missed. My love to you Patsy and your family.

Fernandez Family

January 04, 2017 7:28PM

So sorry to the entire Gipson family for thier loss. He was a very kind person and definitely not one negative memory of him. Praying for peace and stength to guide you through this rough time. He is embraced in the arms of the lord.

Elizabeth Winborn

January 04, 2017 12:03PM

Our deepest condolences and heartfelt prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. Patsy I know the pain seems unbearable but know that your Guardian Angel is with you!
Sending hugs to you and the family.

Emilio and Elizabeth

Terry Maze

January 03, 2017 11:47AM

Patsy, it was an honor for the Kindred Hospice team to take care of Alfred. It was also a real pleasure for me to spend time with you, you made me feel a part of your family. May God bless you all... and bless your memories of a wonderful man.
Terry Maze, Chaplain Kindred Hospice

Martell Biggins

January 02, 2017 7:57PM

I am so sorry for your loss, I can only imagine what you are going through during these times and I have already said a prayer for your family.