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LeRoy Thomas Gipson

July 27, 1958 ~ February 18, 2024 (age 65) 65 Years Old


LeRoy Thomas Gipson, 65, of El Dorado, Kansas, passed away on February 18th, 2024.

LeRoy was born on July 27th, 1958, in El Dorado, Kansas, the son of Marjorie Laverne (Cox) and Elbert Roy Gipson.

LeRoy grew up in El Dorado, Kansas. He graduated from El Dorado High School with the class of ’76. He worked as a manager at McDonald’s and then years later went on to work at the Butler County Printing Press for several years. He also spent some time working for the El Dorado Times and the bowling alley; however, he was best known for the work he did at LaForges Office Supply.

LeRoy was a dedicated member of Temple Baptist Church of El Dorado. He enjoyed photography, fishing, working on cars, and spending time with his daughter, Teri and family at the lake during the summertime. He loved going to Burns, Kansas, with his best friend, Jeff, to work on cars and other things.

LeRoy leaves behind his daughter, Teri (Brent) Warren; grandchildren, Mickel and Cris Warren; brother, Norman Gipson; best friend, Jeff and Ester Glaseman.

He was preceded in passing by his parents, Elbert and Marjorie Gipson; brother, Chris Gipson; sister, Marjorie Sue Gipson.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Alzheimer's Society in honor of LeRoy.

Family will gather at Carlson Funeral Home on Thursday, February 22nd, 2024, from 5-7pm for visitation.

A graveside service will take place on Friday, February 23rd, 2024, at Walnut Valley Memorial Park in El Dorado, Kansas, at 2:00pm.

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February 22, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Carlson Funeral Home
200 S. Star
El Dorado, KS 67042

February 23, 2024

2:00 PM to TBD
Walnut Valley Memorial Park
725 Boyer Rd.
El Dorado, KS


Walnut Valley Memorial Park

El Dorado, KS 67042


Alzheimer's Association
1820 E. Douglas Ave., Wichita KS 67214


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