Monogrammed Brick Stories
Archie Marie McGibbon
Submitted by Betty J. (McGibbon) Dutcher
Archie F. "Pat" McGibbon born 8-20-1898, Gibbon, OK, which was named for his Grandfather, William M. McGibbon; died 05-12-1945, Meridian, OK. Married Iola Marie Brewer, 07-09-1928; Marie born Pocahontas, AR 01-29-1911; died Edmond, OK 10-26-1999. They had four children, Vera, Betty, Will Archie and Joyce. Pat had five daughters prior to his only son being born and he carried the baby around on a pillow to show his neighbors when he was only a few hours old. Pat was a bricklayer and bricked many beautiful homes in Nichols Hills. He was Foreman of the laying of the rock and brick fences around Memorial Park Cemetery in Okla. City, where he is buried.