Funeral services for Rachel Liann Gilbert will be 3 p.m. Friday, May 23, 2014, at the United Pentecostal Church in Hennepin, with Brothers Daniel Johnson and Carl Sledge officiating. Interment will follow at the Hennepin Cemetery.
Rachel was born Nov. 16, 1985, in Pauls Valley, to Joe and Lisa (Foster) Gilbert. She died Wednesday, May 21, 2014, in Oklahoma City, at the age of 28 years, 6 months, 5 days.
Rachel was a 2004 graduate of Sulphur High School. She was very much a people person, and cherished her time being with friends and family. She enjoyed listening to music and throwing things, whether it was the remote control, a ball or a piece of paper. Rachel was happiest when being around babies.
Survivors include her mother, Lisa (Foster) Ivey and husband Mark of Hennepin; father Joe Gilbert and wife Terry of Ardmore; sisters Aimee Gilbert and Karlee Ivey; brother Jonathan Gilbert; stepbrothers Larry and Jeremy Carter; maternal grandmother Margie Foster of Hennepin; special friend Amie Cloyd; as well as numerous aunts, uncle, cousins and friends.
Rachel was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Hal Foster; paternal grandparents W.A. and Juanice Gilbert; great-grandmother Marie Garrett; uncle Tim Foster; and cousin Robby Foster.
Online condolences may be offered at halesfuneralhomes.com.
Service’s are entrusted to Hale’s Funeral Home, Davis.