4/19/2020 4:22:00 PM Kyle Anderson Gilbert April 12, 1986 - April 17, 2020
CATAWBA, N.C. - Kyle Anderson Gilbert, 34, of Catawba passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020 at Catawba Valley Medical Center.
He was born April 12, 1986 in Catawba County to Billy (Andy) Gilbert and Annette Sherrill Gilbert. Kyle was a member of Pisgah United Methodist Church in Catawba and was employed as an afterschool director with Sally’s YMCA in Denver. He enjoyed attending concerts, Panthers football, racing and wrestling.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Richard Sherrill and grandmother, Marlene Gilbert.
Those left to cherish his memory are parents Billy (Andy) and Annette Sherrill Gilbert of Catawba; grandfather Albert R. Gilbert of Maiden; grandmother Juanita Sherrill of Catawba; aunts and uncles Nancy and Bob Drum of Newton, Christi Kirk of Catawba, Tim and Teresa Gilbert of Maiden, Lee Gilbert of Lincolnton; cousins Mindy Cody, Ashlyn Cody, Brennan Cody, Eddie Gilbert, Bryson Gilbert and Karlyn Gilbert.
A service to celebrate Kyle’s life will be held for immediate family in the Chapel of Bennett Funeral Service in Newton. Rev. Dave Cash will officiate. A graveside service will follow at Pisgah United Methodist Church in Catawba. Kyle’s body laid in state on Sunday, April 19, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Bennett Funeral Service in Newton. A public celebration of life service will be held at a later date at Balls Creek Campground.
Memorials may be made to Balls Creek Campground, ℅ Bob Drum, 3891 Caldwell Rd., Newton, NC 28658 or Sally’s YMCA, 1601 Forney Creek Parkway, Denver, NC 28037.
Condolences may be sent to the Gilbert family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Gilbert family.