Ervin Gilbert (Gib) McGuirt

Posted at 11:47 AM on Nov 7, 2017


Ervin Gilbert (Gib) McGuirt, 83, of Statesville, N.C., passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. He was born November 30, 1933.

He is survived by his sister, Jenny McGuirt Deaton (Bo) of Wilmington, and two daughters, Amanda Brooks (Wendell) and Elizabeth Blankenship (Mike).

Mr. McGuirt graduated from Statesville Senior High School. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Army. For years he worked in paper sales, traveling the country. Golfing was his joy, before and after retirement. Gib never met a stranger and always had a funny story or a joke to tell.

His sister would like to thank the V.A. in Salisbury and the dedicated and caring staff at Iredell Memorial Hospital.

Condolences may be sent online to the family to

Memorials may be given to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Nicholson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.

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