Mr. Gip I. Kimball, 92, of Dalton, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene Kimball and his son, Bill Kimball.
Mr. Kimball was a lieutenant in the United States Navy having served during World War II.
He is survived by his daughter-in-law, Fredda Kimball and two daughters, Cindy Kimball Dykes (Clay) and Kathryn Guilbeau (Charles); grandchildren, Jimmy Kimball, Sam Kimball (Whitney), Andy Dykes (Deidre), Frank Dykes, Mary Kathryn Endicott (Kenneth), Thomas Dykes, Eric Guilbeau and Sophie Guilbeau.
A memorial service will be at a later date in Charlotte, N.C.
The family requests flowers be omitted and memorials be made to St. John’s Baptist Church, 300 Hawthorne Lane, Charlotte, NC 28204 or to a charity of one’s choice.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.lovefuneralhomega.com.
Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center), is in charge of arrangements.