Richard A. Gilbert, 90, of Success, died Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011.
He was born March 3, 1921, in Buffalo, N.Y.
He was a retired veteran of Air Force, Red Cross administrator and retired professor of English Literature-Central college and various other schools.
Survivors include his wife, Alice Brayman Gilbert of the home; two sons, Larry of Florida and John of Alabama; seven stepchildren; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorial services were Tuesday, Oct. 11 at the Gilbert residence in Success.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Red Cross.