Robert Tommy Hibbsvet ffffffDAWSON SPRINGS, KY., — Robert ‘Tommy’ Hibbs, 75, of Dawson Springs passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at his home. He was born on April 12, 1944 in Hanson to the late Ruth and Raleigh Hibbs. Robert retired from the City of Madisonville Street Department and was of the Pentecostal faith. He enjoyed collecting coins and spending time with his family and his grandchildren.

Robert was a United States Army Veteran.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother Gerald Hibbs.

He is survived by his son David (Mitzi) Hibbs of Winnsboro, LA., daughters Mary (Kenneth) McBride of Dawson Springs and Rachel (Eddie) Maulding of Madisonville, son Nolan (Kimberly) Hibbs of Madisonville, 17 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 2 nieces.

The funeral service will be held at 11am on Thursday, January 16, 2020 in the chapel of Harris Funeral Home in Madisonville with Pastor Johnny Hibbs officiating and Pastor Howard Tingle, Jr. assisting. Burial to follow at Hanson Cemetery in Hanson, KY with military honors being conducted graveside by the Hopkins County Honor Guard.

The visitation will be from 4pm until 7pm Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the funeral home and from 9am until the funeral hour Thursday, January 16, 2020 at the funeral home. The pallbearers will be the grandsons.

Condolences may be made to the family at

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