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Gibson retires from Perry Memorial Hospital after 45 years

Published: Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 2:37 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 4:05 p.m. CDT
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Marion Gibson is pictured in the Perry Memorial Hospital's Obstetrics Department’s waiting room standing by a framed photograph of former OB Nurse Alice Gustafson, who trained Gibson in OB when she first started.

Name: Marion Gibson.

Company: Perry Memorial Hospital.

Number of years of service: Total of 45 years at Perry Memorial Hospital. I also worked 10 years for the American Red Cross and two years part-time at Colonial Hall.

List your responsibilities: I have worked as medical/surgical nurse and Intensive Care Unit. I have been in the OB Department now for 36 years and have loved every minute of it!

What changes have you seen: The technology and computers for every piece of equipment is sometimes a challenge.

What have you enjoyed most: I absolutely love my moms and babies and enjoy having them return to visit me!

What will you miss: Our OB family. We all love and care for each other.

Plans after retirement: We have a big old camper and hope to travel a little and spend more time with my precious grandchildren; we all know they grow up so fast!

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