Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

November 4, 2013

Rusha R. (Kimbrough) Gilbert

Jan. 4, 1936 - Nov. 2, 2013


Kokomo Tribune

---- — Rusha R. (Kimbrough) Gilbert, 77, Windfall, died at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Tipton. She was born Jan. 4, 1936, in Jefferson County, Tenn., to Daniel and Oral (Morrie) Kimbrough. On Aug. 26, 1966, she married Alfred Gilbert, and he preceded her in death Feb. 18, 2001.

Rusha was a housewife. She was a graduate of Windfall High School, and later volunteered at the Windfall school.

She is survived by her son, Greg Gilbert, Tipton; her beloved Siamese cat, “Pretty Boy”; one brother, Daniel Kimbrough and wife Ramona, Windfall; one sister, Mattie Cain and husband Allen, Tipton; and a special friend and caregiver, Kelli Amador, Windfall.

Rusha’s funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Young-Nichols Funeral Home, with Rev. Karl Roudebush presiding. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery in Windfall. Visitation will be from noon until the time of the service Tuesday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Tipton County Humane Society, P.O. Box 237, Tipton, IN 46072.