August 22, 1979 - February 10, 2020
Bobby Joe Gibbs Jr. was born August 22,1979 in Forrest City AR to Martha Ann Williams (Cooksey) and Bobby Joe Gibbs Sr. He departed this life on Monday, February 10, 2020 at the young age of 40. He was preceded in death by his grandfather Walter Gibbs, grandmother, Rosie Gibbs, and great-grandmother Willie E Mathis. Bobby gave his life to Christ at an early age. He was a member of United Christian Missionary Baptist Church. He graduated from Forrest City High School in 1998. After graduating High School Bobby worked for Boars Head Provisions Company for nearly eight years. In 2009, he graduated from Road Master Truck Driving School in West Memphis, AR. After graduating truck driving school, he started his career with New Bern Transport. After some time New Bern closed down and Bobby secured employment hauling grain in St. Francis County thus the job was just for seasonal. Bobby still kept his faith until a new job presented itself in Jonesboro, AR Bobby continued his driving career working for Pepsi Beverage Company. Bobby Loves driving trucks, listening to music, playing or watching basketball, being with family. Bobby love music so much he started DJ-ing for the community around Forrest City, AR. That's when he got the name DJ Black-N-Mild. Bobby also loves to play cards & dominoes with family. Bobby was everyone friend, very intelligent and always doing right by people no matter what. He leaves to cherish his memory, his two kids Daquon Gibbs and Yanna Hitchcock both of Forrest City, AR; parents, Bobby Joe Gibbs Sr. and Martha Ann Williams (Billy) Cooksey both of North Little Rock, AR; five brothers Cornelius Williams (Neal) of Forrest City AR, Priest Cooksey, Courtney Cooksey, Billy Joe Cooksey and Chris Cooksey all of Little Rock AR; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and many other relatives & friends.
Bobby Joe Gibbs Jr. was born August 22,1979 in Forrest City AR to Martha Ann Williams (Cooksey) and Bobby Joe Gibbs Sr. He departed this life on Monday, February 10, 2020 at the young age of 40. He was preceded in death by his grandfather Walter... View Obituary & Service Information
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