Terry Gene Gibbons

Terry Gene Gibbons, 69, of Santa Fe, passed away Wednesday April 6, 2022, in Houston.  Terry was born October 14, 1952 in Galveston, Texas, to Shirrel and Shirley Taylor. He graduated from Texas City High School. He was a resident of Clear Lake City formerly from La Marque. Terry served in and was honorably discharged from the United States Army, 82nd Airborne during the Vietnam Era. He had a long career in pipe fitting/welding at the refineries. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his son and coaching softball for many years with his daughters. He enjoyed being a grandpa to his grandchildren.

Terry is preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.  He is survived by one son, Reese Gibbons (April); three daughters: Tiffany Walker (Matthew) of Baton Rouge,  Amanda Jensen (Anthony) of Galveston, and Taylor Gibbons;  two sisters: Denise Armstrong of Texas City and Brandi Roach of Port Neches; three brothers: Shane Taylor (Kimberly) of Hitchcock, Larry Taylor of Houston, and Simon Gibbons (Christie) of Conroe; four Grandchildren: Kade, Kinsley, Ava, and Abigale; and the mothers of his children Carin Gibbons and Katherine Burd.

A visitation will be held Monday April 11, 2022 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at James Crowder Funeral Home, La Marque. A Vigil Service will be held at 7:00pm at the funeral home. A service will be held at 10:00am Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at St. Mary of the Miraculous Medal Catholic Church with Father Clint Ressler officiating. Burial will be at 12:30pm Monday, April 18, 2022 at the Houston National Cemetery. Acting pallbearers will include Reese Gibbons, Matthew Walker, Mark Armstrong, Anthony Jenson, Brandon Nicholson, Larry Taylor, and Jason Nicholson. Honorary Pallbearers will be Kade, Kinsley, Ava, and Abigale.


  1. We are so very sorry for your loss. May God hold you and keep you through this sad time. Prayers and love coming your way🙏❤️

    Valorie Greene
  2. Terry, was a very good person in life. He would do anything he could for his family and friends. I have known Terry ever since we were in school and graduated together from Texas City high school. I wish Terry’s family the best. Always remember that your father is always your Angel looking over you in everything you do.

    Beth Ann Means
  3. Our condolences 💐 Blessings to the family 💜🙏Ralph &Rosemary Elizondo &family

    Rosemary elizondo
  4. We are so sorry for your loss of this incredible man. He was so caring, thoughtful, & such a great dad & grandfather! My granddaughter, Mia, told me he taught her everything she knows about softball. We all enjoyed seeing him at the softball field & watching how good he was when coaching Taylor & all the girls. You are all in our thoughts & prayers.

    Dicky &Donna Stanley
  5. I will miss you bubba…Fly high and tell mom and dad hi for me and keep an eye on Jacob for me…I love you bubba

    Denise Armstrong
  6. So sorry for loss

    LaFayette McKinney lll
  7. Did not know the man but I lost my husband who was 63 at the time of his death and that left a hole in my heart of epic proportions. I believe that God is taking the pure of heart to be with him until jesus comes back. Praying for his family 👪🙏

    Debbie stoutamire
  8. I’m gonna miss you so much Terry. Love, Poppy

    Richard Hobbs
  9. Terry and I were drafted and went to Army basic training together. He’s the one who talked me into volunteering for Airborne school. We ran around together a little bit after we got out of the Army. Great guy. My condolences to his family.

    Ivan E Bright
  10. So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all of your family.

    Ruby Wulf
  11. Prayers for all who love Terry. Terry and I went to TC schools together. He was always funny and kind. May all your memories be a blessing.

    Kathy Eads
  12. Grew up with Terry and the family; go back a long way. Thoughts and prayers are with the family. Drove by the old house this afternoon and had a lot of memories come back.

    Judy Mitcham
  13. RIP my brother.

    Emilio DeLaO

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