CAMERON—Funeral services for I.T. Gilbert, 83, of Cameron were held Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, at First Baptist Church in Cameron with Rev. Gary Maroney and Dan Janes officiating. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Gilbert died Wednesday, Aug. 26, in a Cameron nursing facility.
He was born June 17, 1926, in Milam County to William Henry and Mollie (Kohutek) Gilbert.
He married Patricia Gill on Oct. 14, 1951.
Mr. Gilbert was the owner of Gilbert Insurance Agency for over 45 years and Gilbert Grass Farms.
He was a member of First Baptist Church in Cameron where he taught Sunday School and served as deacon.
A grandson, Josh Ammon, and a sister, Dorothy Mitcham, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife, Pat Gilbert of Cameron; a son, Ronnie Gilbert of Cameron; three daughters, Brenda Ammon and Donna Orsag, both of Cameron, Penny Sirmons of Silsbee; a brother, William E. Gilbert of Cameron; and two sisters, Mary Johnson of Keller and Pearl James; also, 11 grandchildren.