Richard Bibbs

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Richard Bibbs, 66, of Indianapolis, passed away on February 11, 2017. He was born on October 24, 1950 in Indianapolis, IN to Bennie and Ernestine Bibbs.  He was a 1968 graduate of North Central High School and a retiree of General Motors-Truck and Bus Division, where he worked for 34 years.  Richard was a member of Pleasant Union Baptist Church.
Richard is survived by his wife of 45 years, Gloria L. Bibbs, his son Richard Kyle Bibbs (Brett) and his daughter Dana Rae Bibbs; siblings; B. Louise Swanson, John Edward Bibbs, and Beverly MaHarry (Eugene).  He was preceded in death by his father, mother, and brother, Ralph Bibbs.  Richard will be dearly missed by a host of uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews, and in-laws.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Friday, February 17th from noon to 1:00pm at Indiana Funeral Care, Harry W. Moore Chapel located on 8151 Allisonville Road.  A memorial service will begin at 1:00pm immediately following visitation.
The Repass will be held at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church located at 9610 E 42nd Street, Indianapolis, Indiana 46235 immediately upon completion of the memorial service.

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  • Gloria, we are so sorry to hear about the passing of your husband. Please know that you and your family are in our prayers.
    Love and prayers
    Levetta and Ray Tunstall

    -Levetta & Ray Tunstall
  • So sorry to hear of Richard’s passing. My condolences to his entire family. I worked with Richard at T&B and remember him with much fondness. May he rest in peace.

    -Jan Petro
  • To Dana and family, you are in our thoughts and prayers. I never met your Dad, but he must have been proud of you, Dana. God bless you all.

    -Kirsten and Earl Martindale
  • Ms. Maharry, my deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek.

    -Jasmine Davis
  • Beverly & Eugene, We are so very sorry for your loss. Richard is now resting in the loving arms of his Heavenly Father who makes no mistakes. You can depend on God to see you through, you can depend on me to pray for you and your family. Sending you Hugs & Love
    Debra & Jerry Murrell

    -Debra Murrell
  • Beverly so sorry to the passing of your brother may he rest in peace.

  • Dana – Janet and I are praying for your during this time. We know you are a woman of deep faith and having been including your Dad in our daily prayers!

  • Mrs. Bev!
    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your brother. May God Bless you and your family. Praying for you all. Love you!

    -Channel Norwood
  • Gloria, (chicken), my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family during this time of sorrow.

    -carlton l chaney
  • Gloria, I am so sorry to hear of Richard’s passing. You are so blessed to have had your husband for 45 years. Doesn’t seem that long ago we were all at NCHS together but time does move swiftly. God bless you and your family!

    -Debbie Watkins Jackson
  • To: The Bibbs Family.
    Please accept my condolences. Jesus said: At John 6:40 For this is the will of my Father, that everyone who recognizes the Son and exercises faith in him should have everlasting life, and I will resurrect him on the last day.
    May the hope and promises in this Scripture bring you comfort and strength to endure the difficult days ahead. Please visit (Search Comfort)

  • God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Psalms46:1
    May the Peace of God be with you my sister, niece and nephew. We love you and are here for you all.
    Precious memories they will linger. Richard was a pillar of Strength,Strong willed and an encourager. An awesome brother-in-law!
    Rest In Peace Richard
    We love you, your brothers and sisters in laws.

    -Greg & Kathy Wilson
  • Gloria, I am so sorry about the passing of Richard. I want you to know that you and your family are in our prayers.

    -Mary Howard
  • Gloria, so sorry for your loss. I just heard about Richard this evening. Peggy and I will pray for your family. God Bless you.

    -Brad Thomas

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