Maria Arlene Gibson, 60, departed this life November 22,2018. Maria served our nation in the Navy and Army, retired June 2018. Maria leaves behind her son, Abduraman Gibson of Little Rock, and three siblings, Marvis (Gary McVay) Edgeston of Jacksonville, Madelon (Lawrence) Waters of Tulsa, OK, and Morris Canady (Rachel) of Atlanta, Ga. Graveside service will be held 11 a.m., November 29, 2018 at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery, 1501 West Maryland Ave., North Little Rock, Ark. 72120. Services by Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home, 1200 Chester Street, Little Rock, Ark. 72202. (501) 372-1305.