MacDonald Gilbert

MacDonald Gilbert

MacDonald “Mac” George Gilbert, 71, of Salisbury, passed away on Nov. 17, 2021, at his home.

The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon on Saturday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Born on Oct. 4, 1950, in Corpus Christi, Texas, he was the son of the late Rose Cecile Anderson Gilbert and Donald Dempsey Gilbert.

Mr. Gilbert served as a warrant officer in the Vietnam War with the 101st Airborne as a helicopter pilot.

He worked alongside his wife as a fresh-cut floral broker and was an avid Cobra car enthusiast.

Those left to cherish his memory are: his wife of 48 years, Carolyn Price Gilbert; children, Keith Gilbert (and wife Desiree) of Lebanon, Sarah Shelby (and husband Micah) of Lebanon; grandchildren, Tyler Gilbert, Brent Gilbert, Reice Naugle, Elijah Shelby and Ezra Shelby.

Memorials may be made to the veteran’s organization of the donor’s choice.

Sellars Funeral Home is serving the Gilbert family.

Online condolences may be made at sellarsfuneralser and/or www.sum

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