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The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 5, 1935
ALPHONSO L. GIBSON
Alphonso L. Gibson, 58 years old, died yesterday after a lingering sickness. He is survived by his wife, Clara Cornelia (Sprouse) Gibson, and ten children, five boys and five girls, Morton Gibson, Mrs. Fred Sprouse, Cora, Aubrey, Adam Lee, Herbert, Lawrence, Opal, Clara, and Lavelle. He also leaves his mother, Mrs. Henry D. Gibson and four brothers and three sisters. The funeral will be at St. John's Mission, Ivy, Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Oct. 20, 2006
ALVIN GLENN GIBSON
Alvin Glenn Gibson, 62, of Crozet died at his residence Thursday, October l9, 2006. He was born June 15, 1944, the son of the late Harold Lloyd Gibson and Effie Lee Gibson. He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann Gibson of Crozet; three daughters, Tracy Christian of Crozet, Dana Baird and her husband, Todd, of Troy, and Kristen Gibson of Hollywood, California; one brother, Captain Ed Gibson of Charlottesville; two granddaughters, McKenzie and Taylor. He retired from Acme Visible Records after over 30 years of service. He was a lifetime member of Crozet Volunteer Fire Department, a member of National Street Rod Association, National Rifle Association and Single Action Shooting Society. Family suggest that memorial contributions be sent to Prize Hill Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 218, Free Union, VA 22940 or Crozet Fire Department, P. O. Box 373, Crozet, VA 22932. Family will receive friends at the Anderson Funeral Home from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday, October 21, 2006. A memorial service will be at a later date. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Dec. 8, 2003
ANNIE "POLLY" GIBSON
Annie "Polly" Gibson, 78, of Charlottesville, died December 6, 2003, in a local hospital. Born March 31, 1925, in Albemarle County, she was the daughter of the late John and Florence Walton Batten. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Russell Batten, Vernon Batten, Jack Batten and William Batten. Polly was employed by the David Carr family, whom she loved as her own, for over 50 years. She is survived by her son, Jimmy Gibson and his wife Thelma of Charlottesville; a grandson, Shannon Gibson and his wife Nichole of Palmyra; two great grandchildren, Cody and Logan; two brothers, John Batten of White Hall and Herbert Batten and his wife Peachie of Dyke; a sister-in-law, Lucille Batten of Charlottesville; and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mt. Moriah Cemetery with Reverend Pat Mellott officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Teague Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 3042-D Berkmar Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Tue, Jan. 27, 2009
ANTHONY SCOTT GIBSON
Anthony Scott “Tony” Gibson, 45, of Grottoes, passed away Jan. 23, 2009, at the University of Virginia Medical Center. Mr. Gibson was born Aug. 3, 1963, in Harrisonburg, and was the son of George Lee Gibson Sr. of Waynesboro and Eleanor Jean Shifflett Eppard of Elkton. He was a 1981 graduate of Spotswood High School and was an inspector at RR Donnelly. He enjoyed woodworking. Besides his parents, he is survived by two sons, Todd Gibson and Anthony Scott Gibson Jr., both of Grottoes; a daughter, Lindsey Gibson of Grottoes; three brothers, Thomas “Gibby” Gibson of Shenandoah, Lee Gibson of Grottoes and Mark Gibson of Elkton; a sister, Angela Banks of Grottoes; a paternal grandmother, Addie Gibson of Port Republic. Eugene Souder will conduct the graveside service 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Williams family cemetery in Sandy Bottom near Elkton. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton. Friends may also call at the Gibson home at any time. Memorial gifts may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058, the Elkton Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 152, Elkton, VA 22827, or the Grottoes Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 1187, Grottoes, VA 24441. Online condolences may be sent to the Gibson family at www.kygers.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
BETTY GIBSON SHIFLETT
Betty Gibson Shiflett, 56, of Crozet died Saturday, May 6, 1995 in a Charlottesville hospital. She was born May 15, 1938, in Albemarle County. She was the daughter of the late Jesse Gibson and Edith Franklin Gibson. She is survived by her husband, Charles F. Shiflett of Crozet; a daughter, Kimberly K.S. Allen of Durham, N.C.; and two brothers, Fred Gibson of Crozet and Homer Gibson of Norfolk. She was cafeteria manager for Brownsville Elementary School in Crozet. She was a member of the Ivy Creek United Methodist Church. The family suggests donations be made to the Ivy Creek United Methodist Church for the Cardiac Care Unit at the University of Virginia Hospital. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Holly Memorial Gardens in Charlottesville, the Rev. Katha Bollfrass will officiate. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Apr. 7, 2003
BOBBY THOMAS GIBSON
Bobby Thomas Gibson, 62, of Keswick, died Sunday, April 6, 2003, in a local hospital. Born in Charlottesville, on February 17, 1941, he was the son of the late Clyde Amos Gibson and Myrtle Virginia Marsh Gibson. Mr. Gibson was a member of Zion United Methodist Church and was employed by Lexis Law Publishers. He is survived by his wife, Wanda Gayle Dudley Gibson of Keswick; one son, Brandon Thomas Gibson of Keswick and his girlfriend, Amanda Spain; two brothers, Clyde A. Gibson Jr., and his wife, Margaret, of Greenwood, Harold F. "Phil" Gibson and his wife, Becky, of Charlottesville. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Teague Chapel with the Reverend Will Montgomery officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. The family would like to thank Dr. Gordon Morris and his staff for the care of Mr. Gibson during his illness. The family suggests that memorials be made to the Hospice of the Piedmont, 1490 Pantops Mountain Place, Suite 200, Charlottesville, Va. 22911. Friends may sign the guest book at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jul. 29, 2003
BRIAN PATRICK GIBSON
Aviation Structural Mechanic (Aviation Warfare/ Navel Aircrewman) First Class Petty Officer Brian Patrick Gibson, 33, of Greenwood, Va. died on Wednesday July 16, 2003 in a helicopter crash near Naval Air Station Sigonella located in Sicily, Italy. Brian "Gibby" Gibson served in the United States Navy for over 12 years. He was born May 28, 1970 in Charlottesville, Va. He arrived at Helicopter Support Squadron Four (HC-4) in 1992, where he attained qualifications as a MH-53E Helicopter Crew Chief, Quality Assurance Inspector, Assistant NATOPS Instructor and Functional Checkflight Crewchief. While at HC-4, he detached to such locations as Babrain, Italy, Albania, Sierra Leone, and Libera where he participated in Operation Assured Response in 1995. In 1998 he transferred to NAS Sigonella Operations to fly on the UC-12 and the UC-26 aircraft. He attained qualifications as NATOPS Program Manager and compiled over 1200 hours of flight time in these model aircraft. AM1 Gibson returned to HC-4 in November of 2001 where he was the Leading Petty Officer for detachment "Team Bravo". He will be greatly missed by HC-4, friends in Sigonella and the United States Navy. He is survived by his wife Daniela Gibson of Motta S. Anatasia in Sicily; his parents Clyde and Margaret (Peggy) Gibson of Greenwood, Va.; his brother, Mike and his wife Norman. Gibson and their son Joshua of Waynesboro, Va.; his sister, Michelle Moran and her children Ryan and Kayla of Greenwood, Va.; his sister-in-law Lora and her husband Larry Colquitt and their children Charmiela and Darien from Sicily; he is also survived by a number of Aunts, Uncles and Cousins. Brian "Gibby" Gibson will be dearly missed by his family and friends. Funeral arrangement information will be available from Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, May 17, 1990
CALVIN CARROLL GIBSON
Calvin Carroll Gibson, 61, of Route 2, Scottsville died Monday, May 14, 1990 in a local hospital. Born in Albemarle County on Sept. 5, 1928, he was a son of the late Matthew Franklin and Carrie Elizabeth Woodson Gibson. Mr. Gibson was employed by King & Roberts for 36 ½ years. He was a lifelong member of Good Shepherd Episcopal Church of Hickory Hill a veteran of the US Army and the Korean War, and a member of Charlottesville Moose Lodge No. 1028. Surviving are his wife, Eunice Morris Gibson of Fluvanna County; three daughters, Yvonne Chilsolm of Charlottesville, Pamela Cersley of Albemarle County and Denise Sprouse of the home; two sons, Carl Gibson of Troy and David Gibson of the home; a brother, Franklin R. Gibson of Charlottesville; three grandchildren, Carrie Beasley, Harry Beasley and Matthew Gibson; and three nieces, Gail Fisher, Ingrid Payne and Jeanette Lawrence. He was preceded in death by a son, Carroll Gibson. A graveside funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Oakwood Cemetery with Father David Mathus and the Rev. Richard Clore officiating. Memorials are suggested to the Fluvanna County Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 96, Palmyra 22963

The Waynesboro News Virginia, 1992
CATHERINE GIBSON SHIFLETT
Catherine Gibson Shiflett, 78, formerly of Waynesboro and in recent years a resident of [Bowie] Bowle, Maryland, died Monday, December 28, 1992 in Johnston-Willis Hospital. She was born on November 23, 1914, in Covington, a daughter of Everett and Myrtle Speck Gibson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stonewall Jackson Shiflett, died September 5, 1973, and a son, Bobby Shiflett. She was a member of Central Baptist Church in Waynesboro. Survivors include two daughters, Barbara J. Friel of Farmington, NY, and Constance Henderson of Powhatan; three sons, Sylvester of Powhatan, Herman of Bowle, and Paul Shiflett of Waxhaw, NC; one brother, Corner Gibson of Waynesboro; 21 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. A service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday in McDow Funeral Home by the Rev. Vernon Berry. Burial will be in Augusta Memorial Park. Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home, and other times at the home of Bruce and Tanya Kelso, 301 Grove Avenue at the west end of Mulberry Street, Waynesboro.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Dec. 9, 1983
CHARLES EDWARD GIBSON
Charles Edward Gibson, 100, of Rt. 5, died Sunday, Jan 8, 1984 at the home of a son. Born in Albemarle Co. Nov 29, 1883, son of the late Harry D. and Wynona Cranwell Gibson, and the widower of Willie May Hicks Gibson. He was a retired farmer and a member of the First Assembly of God Church, Rio Rd. Survived by four sons, C. Lyman Gibson of Ivy, Frederick (Teddy) Gibson, H. Dolan Gibson, Melvin E. Gibson, all of Charlottesville; one sister, Mrs. Minerva Hicks of Charlottesville; 13 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren. Funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Teague & Hawkins Chapel with Rev. Dan Jones officiating with burial in St. Johns Episcopal Churchyard, Ivy. Family will receive friends tonight from 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Sep. 27, 2005
CHARLES MICHAEL GIBSON
Charles Michael Gibson, 49, of Charlottesville, died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at his home. Born in Albemarle County on March 20, 1956, he was the son of the late James H. Gibson Jr. and Effie L. Batten Gibson. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Shelia May Gibson. Mr. Gibson was employed in the construction industry. He is survived by two daughters, Stephanie Gibson and her fiancee, Frank Jamieson, of Arvonia and Breanna Gibson of Scottsville; three sisters, Janna Lee Bruce and her husband, Roy, of Louisa, Peggy Jean Critzer and her husband, Wendell, of Louisa and Sharon Faye Harris and her husband, Degie, of Afton; three brothers, Carl Gibson and his wife, Rebecca, of Crozet, James W. Gibson and his wife, Nancy, of Charlottesville and Sherwood Gibson and his wife, Cora, of Charlottesville and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other extended family members. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at the Teague Funeral Home, where a brief prayer service will conclude the visitation. Teague Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Thu, Apr. 7, 2005
CHARLOTTE I. CHANDLER GIBSON NEIGHBOURS
Mrs. Charlotte I. Chandler Gibson Neighbours, 82, of 4403-B Willow Pond Road, West Palm Beach, Fla., died in her sleep while at Columbia Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla. at 4:18 Tuesday morning, April 5, 2005. Born in Harrisonburg on June 14, 1922, she attended Harrisonburg H.S. and then she married Carl F. Gibson of Penn Laird in 1939 at age 17, and had two children, Carl F. Gibson Jr., who was born on Christmas Day 1942 and died five days later on Dec. 30, 1942, and Carla Y. Gibson Wagner Pence of Penn Laird, on March 15, 1945, shortly after Charlotte had received the news that Carl had been "Killed In Action" in Italy, at the end of World War II. During the war, she lived in Kansas, and also in Leadville, Colo. NEAR Camp Hale, to be with Carl while he trained to be a ski paratrooper. She remained a war widow, and raised her daughter for 13 years until she married her second husband, H.S. "Jim" Neighbours of Lynchburg. She remained married to her second husband until his death in 2001. She had two additional children, Ricky D. Neighbours of West Palm Beach, Fla. and Darla Denise Neighbours Meyer of Winston-Salem, N.C., born in 1958 and 1960 respectively. She moved to Rockville, Md. in 1960, where she was employed by the Marriott Corporation and lived there until 1973 when she and the family moved to Annandale, and then later moved to Vienna and Reston, and lived there until 1992, when her husband, Jim, retired from Lincoln Mercury, and they moved to West Palm Beach, Fla. She loved being a Mom, and her greatest achievement in life were her children, and grandson, Chaun Wagner of Jupiter, Fla. She just loved being a homemaker, she loved to cook and bake, she collected recipes, she loved talking on the phone, and staying in touch with old friends and family, and she loved to shop, but her best job in life was always, that she prided herself on being the perfect Mom. She never met a stranger and was a friend to many and a very giving soul, she loved to read her Daily News-Record paper everyday, to stay in touch with the hometown she loved so much. Her passion was decorating the home, and looking after and raising her kids. She was a special lady with a big heart. She will be missed by all who knew her, and her lessons and memories she leaves us with, will last throughout our lifetimes. She was preceded in death by her mother, Lucy Ann Shifflette Chandler and her father, John William Chandler of North Main Street in Harrisonburg, six brothers, Lee Forest, Early, Louie, John William Jr., Raleigh and Harry Chandler; and five sisters, Lula, Hazel, Ethel, Annie and Ressie, as well as her two husbands, Jim and Carl, and her first son, Carl F. Gibson Jr. She was a member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Harrisonburg and St. Johns United Methodist Church of Springfield, and she was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary Hose Company No. 4 in Harrisonburg. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday from the Chapel of the Lindsey Harrisonburg Funeral Home with the Rev. J. Jeffrey Butcher officiating. Burial will follow in the Union Chapel Cemetery at Weyers Cave. The family will receive friends from 7 until 8 Friday evening at the Lindsey Harrisonburg Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Aug. 31, 2013
CHESTLEY D. GIBSON

Chestley D. Gibson of Boonesville, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loved ones on Thursday, August 29, 2013. Born in Boonesville, on December 15, 1924, he was the son of the late Henry T. Gibson and Florence Via Gibson. He was also preceded in death by his loving wife of 62 years, Mildred Kathleen Shiflett Gibson who passed away on Wednesday July 31, 2013; three brothers, Junior Bee, Merrill and Jimmy; and a grandson, Brian Tate. He is survived by his four children, Linda Brubeck and her husband, Ray, Martha Tate and her husband, Monte, Eddie Gibson and his wife, Doris, and Lisa Gibson. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Jacob, Aaron, John, Travis, Eric, Monte Jr., Rodney, Wesley, Brandon, and their families; 13 great-grandchildren; his sisters, Opal Rouse of North Carolina, Marlene Walton of Boonesville, Victoria Jones of Dinwiddie, and Thelma Smith of Birmingham, Alabama. Chestley proudly served during World War II in the United States Army Company C 252nd Engineer Combat Battalion. Returning home he worked the area orchards, at Bethlehem Steel in Maryland, for Rockingham Electric helping to bring electric power to the mountainous area of both sides of the Blue Ridge Mountains. He later retired from ACME Visible Records in Crozet. Being a devoted husband, father and grandfather he always enjoyed his family, his cattle, gardening and blue grass music. The family wishes to thank Dr. Bruce Campbell, Dr. Christopher Friend, Dr. Cynthia Spaulding - MJH Radiation Oncology, Dr. James Boyer, The Hope Center and Sentara Home Health for all their support and assistance. Also very special thanks to Wesley Gibson, Aaron and Sheena Brubeck, Opal Shifflett, and Doris Gibson for their help during this difficult time. "We couldn't have done it without you!" We appreciate the faithful visits of Donna Lydon , minister of Good Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church and the Reverend Alva Hurley. A funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Monday, September 2, 2013, at Prize Hill Church. Interment will follow at Prize Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Sunday, September 1, 2013, at Teague Funeral Home. Flowers are welcomed or a contribution may be made for research to the American Cancer Society, 1445 E. Rio Rd., Suite 104, Charlottesville, VA 22901. Friends may sign a guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.
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The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Mar. 6, 2005
CURTIS E. GIBSON
Curtis E. Gibson Sr. of Barboursville, Va., born Jan. 4, 1941, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 4, 2005. He was preceded in death by his father, Adam L. Gibson of Keswick, Va. He is survived by his mother, Mary A. Gibson of Keswick; his loving wife of 43 years, Charlotte S. Gibson; two sons, Curtis E. Gibson Jr. of Barboursville and Clay E. Gibson of Ruckersville, Va.; one grandson, Michael S. Gibson of Ruckersville; one brother, Bobby L. Gibson and his wife, Bernice, of Keswick; two sisters, Shirley Collins and her husband, Joe, of Keswick, and Fannie Simpson and her husband, Tommy, of Richmond. Curtis owned and operated Curtis Gibson Excavating for many years before retiring and was a member of Cedar Grove Church of the Brethren. A graveside funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, March 7, 2005, at Holly Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Dawn Lare officiating. The family will receive friends from 4 to 5 this afternoon at the Teague Funeral Home. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, May 29, 2008
DEBORAH JEAN GIBSON
Deborah Jean Gibson, 56, of Charlottesville, died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at her home. She was born January 24, 1952, in Charlottesville, to Ruth Simmons Gibson and the late Charles Lyman Gibson. In addition to her mother, she is survived by a brother; Charles Bernard Gibson and his wife, Barbara F. Gibson; two sisters, Carolyn G. Batten and Delores "Dee" Shiflett and her husband, Calvin L. Shiflett; two nieces, Janet B. Ryan and her husband Patrick Ryan and Tammy K. Shiflett; two nephews, Gregory A. Batten and Charles LeRoss Gibson. She is also survived by a number of great-nieces and nephews. She was retired from the University of Virginia Law Library and a member of First Presbyterian Church. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, May 31, 2008, at Teague Funeral Home Chapel, conducted by the Reverend Robert Johnson from First Presbyterian Church, and assisted by the Reverend Bill Olewiler from Mount Moriah United Methodist Church. Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 until 8 p.m. Friday, May 30, 2008. Memorial contributions may be made to the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 188, Crozet, VA 22932 or the Crozet Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 373, Crozet, VA 22932. Friends and family may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 16, 2008
DELLA VIRGINIA ROGERS GIBSON MORRIS
Della Virginia Rogers Gibson Morris, 88, of Barboursville, Virginia, died Friday, November 14, 2008, at her residence. Born August 26, 1920, in Greene Country, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Jason Rogers and Lou Rett Morris Rogers. She was also predeceased by her first husband, Stuart Wilson Gibson; three brothers, George Rogers, Ousby Rogers, and Amos Rogers; and three sisters, Dorothy Herrion, Maggie Lam and Bertha May. She was a member of Knights Chapel Church of the Brethren. She is survived by her husband, Harold Enoch Morris of Barboursville; one daughter, Linda Hensley and her husband, Garvin "Tim" of Orange; one son, Roger Gibson and his wife, Annis, of Barboursville; four grandchildren, Tonya Baskerville and her husband, Timothy, Todd Hensley and his wife, Gail; seven great-grandchildren, Meade Baskerville, Jillian Hensley, Sarah Baskerville, Taylor R. Gibson, Andrew S. Gibson, Joseph P. Gibson, and Matthew W. Gibson; one sister, Edith Ponton of Barboursville; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 18, 2008, at the Preddy Funeral Chapel in Orange with interment to follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Gordonsville. The Reverend Terry Jewel will officiate. The family will receive friends from 3 until 4 p.m. Sunday, November 16, 2008, at the Preddy Funeral Home, 250 West Main Street, Orange, VA 22960. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Piedmont, 2200 Old Ivy Road, Suite 2, Charlottesville, VA 22901, or the Knights Chapel of the Brethren, P.O. Box 117, Barboursville, VA 22923.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Jul. 9, 2008
DOROTHY ETTA GIBSON
Dorothy Etta Gibson, 71, of Palmyra, died Monday, July 7, 2008, in a local hospital. Born May 19, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Lottie Woodson Morris and was the wife of the late William Lewis Gibson. In addition, she was preceded in death by an adopted daughter, Stephanie Wheaton. She is survived by her daughters, Betty Snow and her husband, Richard, and Mae Eddy; four sons, Mark Gibson and his wife, Anna, William Gibson, James Gibson and David Morris; one sister, Ruth Shaver; one brother, Harry Morris; four special great-grandchildren, Amanda, Benjamin, Milton and Robbie Wheaton; a special niece, Carolyn Shaver; and was loved by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday, July 10, 2008, at the Teague Chapel with the Reverend Jack Thomas officiating. Interment will follow in St. John the Baptist Churchyard. The family will receive friends 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2008, at the home of Dorothy Gibson. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com

The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD, Jan. 15, 1979
EARL T. GIBSON
GIBSON -  On January 14, 1979, EARL T. GIBSON of Wise avenue Dundalk, beloved husband of Beatrice (nee Shiflett) devoted father of Stella Marlene Logan and Shelby Jean Lawrence. Beloved son of the late James and Laura Gibson. Also survived by two grandchildren.  Visiting from Walter Dabrowskj Graceland Park Funeral Chapel. 1005 Dundalk avenue, on Monday and Tuesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral at the Prize Hill Church. Albemarle County. Virginia. Interment in Prize Hill Cemetery. (Parking opposite funeral chapel.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, Jun. 26, 2006
EFFIE WALTON GIBSON
Effie Walton Gibson, 86, died at a local hospital Saturday, June 24, 2006. She was born in Albemarle County on May 20, 1920, the daughter of the late Manis Walton and Maggie Morris. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, H. Lloyd Gibson, February 13, 2006; one grandchild, Karen Gibson; five brothers, Amos, Lucian, Harvey, Cecil, and Melvin Walton; and one sister, Violet Walton McAllister. She is survived by two sons, Captain Ed Gibson and his wife, Cynthia, of Charlottesville; and his wife, Mary Ann, of Crozet; eight grandchildren, Tracy, Dana, Kristen, Justin, Eric, Kurt, Jordan, and Sarah; two great-grandchildren, McKenzie and Taylor; a special sister-in-law, Marlene Walton; and many special nieces and nephews. Effie enjoyed helping with the maintenance of Prize Hill Cemetery and homecoming each year. Family suggest that memorial contributions be made to Prize Hill Cemetery, P. O. Box 218, Free Union, VA 22940. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
ETHEL ROACH GIBSON
Ethel Roach Gibson, 59, of Stanardsville died Friday, Aug. 31 in a Greene County automobile accident. She was born April 17, 1931 in Greene County, daughter of the late Irvin Roach and Polly Ann Morris Roach. Survivors include her husband, Morton (Bud) Gibson, Jr.; three sons, Mike Gibson of Stanardsville and J. Glen Gibson and Timmy Gibson, both of Charlottesville; four daughters, June Horner of Gordonsville, J. Kay Lamm of Quinque, Norma Gibson Morris of Charlottesville and Stella Gibson of Maryland; two sisters, Ellen Morris of Dyke and Edith Lam of Stanardsville; a brother, Edward Roach of Maryland; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Diane Gail Knight. Mrs. Gibson was an employee of Cooper Industries in Earlysville. A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque with burial in Holly Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Edwin (Buzzy) dean will officiate. The family will receive from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. NOTE: Tombstone has birth year as 1930

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Jul. 17, 2005
FLORENCE DORA GIBSON
Miss Florence Dora Gibson, 91, of Pleasant Garden, died Saturday, July 16, 2005. Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Monday at Lambeth-Troxler Funeral Service Chapel, with a visitation following the service. A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Free Union, Va. Miss Gibson was born in Free Union, Va. on April 24, 1914, to Walter and Rosa Gibson. She served as a Lieutenant in the United States Army Nurse Corps during WWII. Following her discharge from the Army, she was employed as a registered nurse for Veterans Affairs until her retirement from McGuire VA Hospital, Richmond, Va., in the 1970's, when she moved to Greensboro, N.C. She is survived by her sister, Nora and her husband, Carrol Collins; her sister, Lucy and her husband, Robah Neelley; her nephew, J. Edward Neelley and his son, Jeffery and his wife, Krista and their daughter, Ashley and his stepdaughter, Michelle and her husband, David Coakley and their daughter, Allison. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wesley Chapel Cemetery Association, s/co Mrs. Marjorie Paul, 849 Woodland Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901 or Pleasant Garden United Methodist Church, 4834 Pleasant Garden Road, Pleasant Garden, NC 27313.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, May 18, 2007
FRANKLIN L. GIBSON SR.
Franklin L. Gibson, Sr. "Bubba" died peacefully at home on Friday, May 18, 2007. Born December 16, 1940, he was preceded in death by his parents, Obey and Frances Gibson; and one sister, Mary Hall. He is survived by his wife, Lorena; son, Franklin Gibson Jr. and his wife, Kim, of Scottsville, Virginia; daughter, Rebecca Harper and her husband, Jeff, of Fluvanna County, Virginia; six grandchildren, Jessica Dabney and her husband, Rowdy, Matthew S. Gibson and his fiancée, Kendal, Jennifer Gibson and her fiancé, Dustin, Jacqueline Gibson, Michael Gibson, Matt King and his wife, Christine; one great -grandson, Kayden Dabney; one brother, Charles Gibson and his wife, Delta; three sisters, Donna Shifflett and her husband, Wayne, Polly York, Nancy Thomas and his brother and sister and best friends in Christ, Donnie and Carol Murray. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2007, at the Teague Chapel with Pastor Pete Hartwig officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 4 until 5 p.m. Sunday, May 20, 2007 at Teague Funeral Home. A very special thank you to Dr. Trojan and Dr. Maloney, the staff of Four East and Four Central at University of Virginia Medical Center, the staff of Downtown Family Health Care and Hospice of the Piedmont. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, May 31, 2006
GLADYS GIBSON WILSON
Gladys Gibson Wilson, 95 of Charlottesville, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2006, in a local hospital. She was born on May 22, 1911, in Charlottesville daughter of the late Samuel Lewis and Leebell Shifflett Gibson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Elwood Lee Wilson; a son, Woodrow L. Wilson; her stepmother, Martha Quick; eight sisters, Frances Dorman, Pearl May, Ida Lorraine Campbell, Nora Fletcher, Gertrude Sacre, Magdeline Powell, Bessie Gibson and Neely Gibson; four brothers, Arthur Gibson, Jessie Gibson, Randolph Gibson and Preston Gibson. Mrs. Wilson was a life long member of the Church of the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church in Red Hill; she worked for many years at Ken Johnson Cafeteria as a cashier until it's closing; then worked for the Albemarle County School System as a cook. She is survived by her sister, Mamie Franklin of Warsaw; her grandson, Bruce Wayne Wilson and his wife, Judy of St. Albans, West Virginia; three great-grandchildren, Ryan Wilson, Jonathan Wilson and Cody Wilson; Nancy Freeman whom Gladys considered a daughter; and numerous nieces and nephews to include Irene Hudson and Dudley Rainey. A graveside funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 31, 2006, at Monticello Memory Gardens with the Rev. Janet McDonald officiating. Hill and Wood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Friends may sign the guest register online at www.hillandwood.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Feb. 15, 2006
H. LLOYD GIBSON
H. Lloyd Gibson, 88, of Boonesville, died at his residence Monday, February 13, 2006. Born October 1, 1917, he was the son of the late James L. Gibson and Laura Dale Jones. He was preceded in death by three brothers; one sister and one grandchild, Karen Gibson. He is survived by his wife, Effie L. Gibson; two sons, Captain Ed Gibson and his wife, Cynthia, of Charlottesville and A. Glenn Gibson and his wife, Mary Ann, of Crozet; nine grandchildren, Tracy, Dana, Christen, Kim, Justin, Eric, Kurt, Jordan and Sarah; two great-children, Mckenzie and Taylor. He retired in l983 from Acme Visible Records as a supervisor with 30 years of service. He was a member of the Crozet Sportsman Club and Crozet Volunteer Fire Department. He spent most of his leisure time taking care of Prize Hill Cemetery in Boonesville, Virginia. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Jul. 20, 2005
HALLIE MORRIS GIBSON
Hallie Morris Gibson, 80, of Free Union, Va., died Tuesday, July 19, 2005, at her home. Born December 18, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Durrett and Gracie Sullivan Morris. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Junior Bee Gibson; two sisters, Edith M. Shifflett and Charlotte M. Haney; three brothers, Cecil Morris, James Sherwood Morris and Junior Morris and a daughter, Judith G. Maupin. Hallie retired from Acme Visible Records after 35 years of service. She is survived by two daughters, Betty G. Yowell of Boonesville, Va., and Barbara F. Gibson of Free Union, Va.; a sister, Madeline M. Sullivan of Earlysville, Va.; grandchildren, James Clinton Yowell, and his wife, Kathy, of Virginia Beach, Va., and their children, Sierra Katlyn and Savannah Leigh; Stephanie Y. Sipe and her husband, Gary W. of Boonesville, Va., and their children, Ashley Diane and Victoria Faith; Patrick Scott Yowell and Teresa Sites and their children, Patrick Scott II, and Jordan Christine; Kimberly Renee Russell of St. Marys, Ga.; and numerous nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the Hope Center at the Martha Jefferson Hospital and the Hospice Center for their loving kindness and support. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 21, 2005, at Prize Hill Church in Boonesville with Pastor Charles Dumaresq officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, 2005, at Teague Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hope Center, Martha Jefferson Hospital, 459 Locust Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22902, Free Union Baptist Church, Millington Road, Free Union, VA 22940 or Hospice of the Piedmont, 2200 Old Ivy Road, Suite 2, Charlottesville, VA 22903. Friends may sign the guest book at teaguefuneralhome.com

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Nov. 22, 2000
HELEN VIRGINIA GIBSON FISHER
Helen Virginia Gibson Fisher, 71, of Crozet, died Monday, Nov. 20, 2000, at a local hospital. She was born July 9, 1929, in Albemarle County, daughter of the late Louil and Emma Hutchinson Gibson. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow D. Fisher. Mrs. Fisher is survived by her daughter, Judy Hicklin and her husband, Roger, of Stuarts Draft; four sons, Woodrow H. Fisher, David Lee Fisher and his wife, Becky, Wayne Dale Fisher and his wife, Velma, and Samuel M. Fisher and his wife, Jeanne, all of Crozet; two sisters, Ethel M. Gibson of Crozet, and Pearl C. Cross of Shipman; a brother, Bobby L. Gibson of Crozet; seven grandchildren, Selena Marshall, Rebecca Fisher, April Fisher, Virginia Hoy, Paul R. Hoy III, Lucas Fisher and Edward Gentry; four great-grandchildren, Brandon Haney, Tiffany Marshall, Seth Marshall and Derek Gentry. Graveside services will be con-ducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Rockgate Cemetery in Crozet, with the Rev. Howard Finkel officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. this evening at the Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Dec. 11, 2007
HERBERT SELVIN GIBSON, SR.
Herbert S. Gibson Sr., 91, died Saturday, December 8, 2007, at Fair Oaks Hospital in Fairfax. He was the husband of the late Lula Drinkard Gibson, who was a daughter of the late J. Berkley and Margaret Littell Drinkard. Born January 23, 1916, in Charlottesville, he was a son of the late Ernest Lee and Clara Robertson Gibson. Herbert enlisted in the Marines on August 6, 1937, in Macon, Georgia, and served during World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. In 1967, he retired at Quantico. After retirement, he worked another 30 years with the Quantico Base Facilities Department. Mr. Gibson was a Mason and a Past Master of John A. LeJeune Lodge #350 A.F & A.M., Quantico, VA. He is survived by two sons, Herbert S. (known as "Mike") Gibson Jr. and his wife, Joyce, of Smyrna, Georgia, and Kenneth B. Gibson of Lutz, Florida; a sister, Helen Brooks; and a step-sister, Helen DePriest, both of Charlottesville. Graveside funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, December 14, 2007, at the Drinkard Family Cemetery. Robinson Funeral Home is serving the family and an online condolence may be sent at www.robinsonfuneral.com

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jun. 28, 1951
IDA JANE SHIFLETT GIBSON
Mrs. Thomas L. Gibson
Mrs. Ida J. Gibson of White Hall, widow of Thomas L. Gibson died at 9:45 o'clock yesterday morning at a local hospital. She was a native of Albemarle County, daughter of the late George and Nancy Shiflett, and was 61 years of age. Surviving are one daughter. Miss Estelle Gibson at home, and four sons, James, Stuart, and Cecil, all of White Hall, and Clyde Gibson, of this city. Mrs. Gibson also leaves one sister Belle Shiflett, of Boonesville. The funeral will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon from Mt. Moriah Methodist Church at White Hall and interment will follow in the churchyard.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Aug. 21, 2008
IRENE GIBSON
Lillie Irene "Auntie" Gibson, 94, was gently called home by Jesus while surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, August 19, 2008. She was born February 8, 1914, in Albemarle County, the daughter of the late George and Emma Howell. She was preceded in eternal rest by her husband, George Gibson; siblings, Ed, Mary, Edgar, John, Tommy, Mabel, Curtis; and stepmother, Nora Howell. Surviving her are her sister, Ossie Knight and her husband, Gene; a brother, George Howell and his wife, Mary; a sister-in-law, Carlene Howell; nieces and nephews, Debbie and Monte Hickman and their daughters, Wanda and Jaime, Lynn and Roy Birckhead and their daughter, Madison (Auntie's special "Punkie"), Farron and Brenda Gentry and their children, Ashley, Jordon, and Brianna, Wayne and Joan Kirby, Clyde Kirby, Shelby Schwarz, Linda Preddy, Marion Howell, George and Shirley Howell, Wendell and Billie Howell, Gwen and Judy Howell; numerous other nieces and nephews; and special friends, Shirley Birckhead and Libby Sprouse. Lillie was a retired laundry worker from Martha Jefferson Hospital and a lifetime member of the Salvation Army. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, August 23, 2008, at Holly Memorial Gardens with Captain Dan Matthews officiating, followed by a few words from her friend, Minister Cleo Frye. Family and friends are invited to join us after the service at Auntie's Turtle Creek home. The family expresses special thanks for the love and care given to "Auntie" by the administration and Unit 3 staff at The Cedars, Hospice team, Becky and Ann, and Dr. Bentley Calhoun. Memorial contributions may be made to any of the following, Hospice of the Piedmont, The Salvation Army, Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, and because of her immense love of children and animals, University of Virginia Children's Hospital or the SPCA. Friends may sign the guest book at www.hillandwood.com

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Jul. 2, 1970
JAMES HENRY GIBSON
IVY – James Henry Gibson Sr. of Ivy, a retired farmer, died yesterday in a Charlottesville hospital. He was 84. Born in Albemarle County, April 21, 1886, the son of the late Henry and Nonie Cranwell Gibson. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Annie Roston Gibson of Ivy; four sons, James H., Jr., Edgar Ralph and Obey Eugene Gibson of Charlottesville, John Otis Gibson of Richmond; four daughters, Mrs. Helen Glenn Lamb of Frederick, Md., Mrs. Virginia Pearl Brookman of Dundalk, Md., Mrs. Marjorie Juanita McCauley and Mrs., Elsie Evelee Powell of Charlottesville; a brother Charles Gibson of Ivy; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Lewis Crawford of Selma, Mrs. Minerva Hicks of Charlottesville and Mrs. Minnie Ashe of Campbell; 37 grandchildren, 62 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. The funeral will be tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the Hawkins Funeral Chapel with burial in Holly Memorial Gardens

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Nov. 25, 2008
JOHN WILLIAM GIBSON
John William Gibson, 92, of Keswick, died Sunday, November 23, 2008, peacefully at his home. He was born September 17, 1916, in Albemarle County, to the late Benjamin Walker Gibson and the late Mary Ann Minter Gibson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lorene Wood Gibson; a son, Charles Lee Gibson; four brothers and two sisters. Mr. Gibson was a retired farmer. He is survived by five children, Peggy Pace, John W. Gibson Jr. and his wife, Dorothy, Betty Snider, Shirley Spencer, Linda Feltis and her husband, Roy; one daughter-in-law, Peggy T. Gibson, 12 grandchildren, Keith Gibson and his wife, Melissa, Tony Spencer, Robert Gibson and his wife, Kristen, Todd Pace and his wife, Crystal, Angela Critzer and her husband, Travis, Gregory Spencer and his wife, Roxanne, Lori McAllister, Amy Duprey and her husband, Preston, John Feltis and his wife, Shelia, Vicki Slinkman and her husband, Jerry, Brian Gibson and his wife, Laura, and Crystal Jones and her husband, John, 17 great- grandchildren, Matthew, Ryan and Lindsey Gibson, Tyler and Tiffany Pace, Trey and Joshua Critzer, Kyleigh and Michael Spencer, Kadie McAllister, Elizabeth, Courtney and Katelyn Duprey; Madison and Cassie Feltis, Taylor and Hunter Slinkman, Michael Gibson; Jacob and Jared Jones. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 25, 2008, at Holly Memorial Gardens conducted by the Reverend June Clifford. Family and friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Feb. 1, 1978
JUDITH ANN [GIBSON] MAUPIN
Judith Ann Maupin, 31, of Route 1, Free Union, died January 30 in a local hospital. The Albemarle High graduate was an avid sportswoman whether it be deer hunting, volleyball, or playing for the softball team at Stromberg Carlson where she was employed. She was born in Charlottesville on November 22, 1946, daughter of Bee and Hallie Morris Gibson of Free Union and was the granddaughter of Mrs. Gracie Morris of Free Union. Other than her parents and grandmother, she is survived by her husband; Gary Maupin of Free Union; and two sisters; Mrs. Betty Yowell of Boonesville and Miss Barbara Gibson of Free Union. Funeral services will be at 2:00 P.M. Friday at Prize Hill Church. Dr. William Mengibier and Rev. George Reynolds officiating with burial in the church cemetery. Joseph W. Teague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Jul. 28, 1995
JUNIOR BEE GIBSON
Junior Bee Gibson, 67, of Free Union died Wednesday, July 26, 1995 at a local hospital. He was born Sept. 3, 1927, in Albemarle County and was a son of the late Henry T. and Florence Via Gibson. He was retired from Acme Visible after 39 years of service and was a member of the Junior Order of United American Mechanics, Free Union Council #166. Survivors include his wife, Hallie M. Gibson, of Free Union; two daughters, Betty Yowell of Charlottesville and Barbara Gibson of Free Union; three grandchildren, James C. Yowell, Stephanie Sipe and Scott Yowell; a beloved great-grandchild, Kimberly Russell; four sisters, Opal Rouse, Vicky Jones, Marlene Walton and Thelma Smith, and three brothers, Chesley D. Gibson, Merrill Gibson and James H. Gibson. Mr. Gibson was preceded in death by a daughter, Judith G. Maupin. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Prize Hill Church, with the Rev. John B. Jarman officiating. Interment will be in Prize Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. tonight at Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Sat, Sep. 14, 2007
LEONARD C. GIBSON
Leonard C. Gibson, 86, of Grottoes, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital, in Harrisonburg. Mr. Gibson was born May 12, 1921, in Rockbridge County, and was a son of the late Clarence and Ressie Lawhorn Gibson. He was a weaver at Cromption in Waynesboro for 38 years and retired in 1982. He was a member of Grace Memorial Episcopal Church and served in the U.S. Army as a Pvt. In August 1939, he married Veda Morris, who preceded him in death April 18, 1999. Survivors include a daughter, Trene Roadcap of Grottoes; three sons, Ralph Gibson and Claude Gibson, both of Grottoes, and Kenneth Gibson of Harrisonburg; five brothers, David Gibson, Wilmer Gibson, Earl Gibson, Larry Gibson, and Willard Gibson, all of Pennsylvania; 12 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. The Rev. Stuart Wood will conduct the funeral 2 p.m. Sunday at Grace Memorial Episcopal Church in Port Republic. Burial will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens in Harrisonburg. The family will receive friends from 7-8 this evening at Johnson Funeral Service in Grottoes or at the home of his daughter at anytime. Memorial contributions may be made to the Grottoes Fire Department, P.O. Box 67, Grottoes, VA 24441, or the Grottoes Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 1187, Grottoes, VA. E-mail condolences may be sent to the family at www.johnsonfs.com

Hill & Wood Funeral Home, Charlottesville, VA
LEVI ANDREW GIBSON
Levi Andrew Gibson, 19 of Palmyra, went home to be with the Lord as a result of an automobile accident on Wednesday August 23, 2006. He was born on April 10, 1987 in Charlottesville. Levi enjoyed hunting, fishing and customizing trucks with his devoted best friend, Jake Austin. He attended Charlottesville First Assembly of God in Charlottesville and was an electrician with Design Electric. He is survived by his father, Curtis Levi Gibson and his wife Nancy of Charlottesville; his mother, Marlene E. Ashe of Lake Monticello; his sister, Angela Gibson of Charlottesville; his maternal grandmother, Rosemary Collins of Palmyra; his maternal grandfather, Charles Bourne, Jr. of Charlottesville; his paternal grandparents, Cora and Sherwood Gibson of Ivy; a great grandmother, Kate Harlow; six uncles, Todd Gibson, Jeff Gibson, Sherwood Gibson, Jr., Charlie Bourne, Robert Bourne and Matthew Bourne; and an aunt, Beverly Couch; as well as numerous cousins and a host of friends. A Celebration of Life will be conducted at 2 pm Saturday August 26, 2006 at Charlottesville First Assembly of God with Pastor Pete Hartwig officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday August 26, 2006 at the church one hour prior to the service. Memorial donations may be made to the Youth Ministry Programs care of CFA, 1010 Rio Road East, Charlottesville, Va. 22901

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, May 27, 2007
LORENZO EDWARD GIBSON
Lorenzo Edward Gibson, 79, died at a local nursing home on Friday, May 25, 2007. He was the son of the late William A. Gibson and Ella Woodson Gibson. He was born May 3, 1928, in Albemarle County. He is survived by two sisters, Ella Mae Johnson of Nellysford, and Agnes Shifflett of Staunton. He was preceded in death by one sister, Cora Fisher; five brothers, Hubbard, William, Grover, Clifton, and Robert; one half-sister, Carrie Woodson; and seven half-brothers, Cleveland, Steven, Lowell, Grant, Clarence, Tom Jr., and Charles Johnson. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday, May 28, 2007, at the Anderson Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at the Scottsville Cemetery, with the Reverend James Wilson officiating. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, May 21, 2008
LUTHER FRANKLIN GIBSON
Luther Franklin Gibson of Crozet, son of the late Arthur and Nellie Mary Gibson of Ivy, Virginia, departed this life on Monday, May 19, 2008, at the Martha Jefferson Hospital at the age of 78. Born July 15, 1929, Luther graduated from Meriwether Lewis High School in 1950. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Charlottesville and retired from Acme Visible Records with 40 years of service. He served his country in the Army and National Guard for 15 years. He enjoyed working in his garden and yard. He was preceded in death by his brother, Verley L. Gibson; and two brothers-in-law, Reginald L. Haney and Milton Haney. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Nancy Ward Gibson; a daughter, Sherri Gibson Perry and her husband, John Michael "Mike" Perry, and their children and his beloved grandchildren, Jennifer Nicole and Camron Franklin; sisters, Nellie Louise Haney of Charlottesville, Virginia and Frances G. Loose and her husband, Herman F.W. Loose of Keswick, Virginia; a brother, William A. "Bill" Gibson and his wife, Alma Gibson, of Crozet, Virginia; sisters-in-law, Peggy Gibson of Lady Lake, Florida and Mildred Haney of Charlottesville, Virginia; nephews and nieces, Michael and Wendy Haney, Brenda Haney Vest, Mary Loose and John DeVinney, Frieda Loose and Michael Wagner, David and Kay Gibson, Donald and Beth Gibson, Dennis and Mary Gibson, Scott and Terri Gibson Morris, Matt and Tracey Gibson MacDonald, Verley L. "Larry" and Janet Gibson, Butch and Barbara Morris, Rodney and Liz Shifflett, Randy and Leah Shifflett, Roger Lee Shifflett Jr.; and many grand nieces and nephew who loved him very much; special friends, Jack and Debra Huff and Carolyn Woodson. A special thank you for all the care given by Dr. McDermott, Dr. Joseph May, Dr. Daniel Sawyer, Dr. David Heilbronner and the staff on the 5th floor, 6th floor and the I.C.U. A graveside service will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Holly Memorial Gardens with the Reverend Robert K. Wheeler officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 21, 2008, at the Teague Funeral Home. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com NOTE: I think Mildred is a sister not a sister-in-law.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Jun. 6, 2007
MAMIE BEATRICE GIBSON FRANKLIN
Mamie Beatrice Gibson Franklin, 94, of Warsaw, formerly of Kilmarnock, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2007. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, William Marshall Franklin. Born on November 7, 1912, in Charlottesville, Mamie was the daughter of the late Samuel Lewis and Leebell Shifflett Gibson. The sole survivor of 15 children, she was preceded in death by 10 sisters, Laura Sacre, Bessie Gibson, Nora Fletcher, Pearl May, Gertrude Sacre, Nealie Gibson, Gladys Wilson, Mageline Powell, Ida Lorene Campbell, Frances Dorman; four brothers, Arthur, Jessie, Randolph, and Preston Gibson. Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and David Brownlee of Warsaw; a grandson, Steve Elliott and his wife, Michelle, of King William; a granddaughter, Ashley N. Brownlee of Mechanicsville; two great-grandchildren, Preston Elliott and Madison Nguyen; many nieces and nephews. "Miss Mamie" was a lifelong member of Kilmarnock Seventh Day Adventist Church, having a very special love for her God, family, church family, friends and the many elderly that she devoted much of her life to caring for. Funeral services were held 3 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2007, at the Currie Funeral Home in Kilmarnock. Interment was at Kilmarnock Seventh Day Adventist Cemetery in Kilmarnock. Pallbearers were Steve Elliott, Preston Elliott, Charles Shiflett, Fred Gibson, Billy Franklin and Keith Franklin. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kilmarnock Seventh Day Adventist Church Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 1024, Kilmarnock, VA 22482.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Feb. 26, 2001
MARJORIE GIBSON MCCAULEY
Marjorie "Margie" Gibson McCauley, 82, of Charlottesville, died Sunday, Feb. 25, 2001, in a local hospital. Born in Albemarle County on May 4, 1918, she was a daughter of James Henry Gibson Sr. and Annie Ralston Gibson. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Elzie McCauley; four brothers, James H. Gibson Jr., Ralph Gibson, Obey Gibson and Otis Gibson; and three sisters, Virginia Brookman, Helen Lamb and Evelee Powell. Mrs. Gibson was a member of Spring Hill Baptist Church and was retired from Sperry Marines. She is survived by her son, Donald W. McCauley and his wife, Lottie, of Charlottesville; one daughter, Barbara McCauley Chapman and her husband, Eddie, of Kents Store; six grandchildren, D. Wayne McCauley Jr., Darren C. McCauley and his wife, Amy, Kimberly M. Crow and her husband, Greg, all of Charlottesville, F. Rea Marshall III of Rochester, N.Y., Kevin T. Marshall and his wife, Courtney, of Charlottesville and Stefanie M. Harrington and her husband, Erik, of Richmond; and five great-grandchildren, Cody and Laurelyn McCauley, Thomas and Matthew Crow and William D. Marshall; and one sister-in-law, Fannie Miller of Maryland. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Spring Hill Baptist Church, with Rev. Dan Carlton officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Fri, Sep. 7, 1951
MARTHA JANE SHIFFLETT GIBSON
Mrs. Martha Jane Gibson, wife of William F. Gibson, of Boonesville died at 9 o'clock last night at the family residence. She was a native of Buckingham County, daughter of the late Henry H. and Maggie Shiflett. She was 70 years of Age. Besides her husband she is survived by one son, Henry T. Gibson, ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Prize Hill Church with interment in the church cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Jul. 31, 2008
MARVIN CHRISTOPHER GIBSON, JR.
Marvin Christopher “Squirrel” Gibson Jr., 47, died Saturday, July 26, 2008, in Staunton. Mr. Gibson was born Sept. 3, 1960, in Charlottesville, and was the son of Lida Cook of Arkansas and the late Marvin Gibson Sr. He was raised in the Charlottesville area and graduated from Western Albemarle High School. After high school he moved to California and became skilled in carpentry. He returned to the Shenandoah Valley in the late 1980s and had worked various local jobs, mostly construction. In addition to his mother, survivors include a daughter, Brianna Gibson and her mother, Sharon, of Stuarts Draft; a brother, Dwayne Gibson of Staunton; a sister, Tammie Rhea of Arkansas; stepbrother, Richard Johnson of Staunton; two nephews and a niece. Visitation will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Coffman Funeral Home in Staunton with a memorial service to follow at 11:30 a.m. His body will be cremated and part of his ashes spread over open land and river and the remaining will be buried at Calvary United Methodist Church Cemetery in Stuarts Draft. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.coffmanfuneralhome.net.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, Jun. 28, 2006
MARY AGNES SPROUSE GIBSON
Mrs. Mary Agnes Sprouse Gibson, 95, of Keswick, Virginia went to eternal rest on Monday, June 26, 2006, at the Louisa Healthcare Nursing Home. Mrs. Gibson was born in Albemarle County on June 1, 1911, the daughter of the late John J. and Fannie Ray Sprouse. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Adam L. Gibson; son, Curtis E. Gibson; a son-in -law, Tommy Simpson; five brothers, one sister, one grandchild and one great-grandchild. She is survived by a devoted son, Bobby Gibson and his wife, Bernice; two devoted daughters, Shirley G. Collins and her husband, Joseph, of Keswick and Fannie Simpson of Richmond, Virginia; seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild, a daughter-inlaw, Charlotte Gibson of Ruckersville, Virginia; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was a very special and loving Mom and Grandma who loved to garden and fish. She was an Avon Representative for over 35 years, a homemaker and a member of the Church of God in Ivy, Virginia. A graveside service will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday, June 29, 2006, at Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 28, 2006, at Teague Funeral Home. The family would like to extend special thanks to all staff, nurses and CNAs at the Louisa Healthcare Nursing Home who gave Mom such great care and kindness. Memorial contributions can be made to the Charlottesville/Albemarle Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 160, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902; or East Rivanna Fire Department, 3501 Steamer Drive, Keswick, VA 22947. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, Thu, Jun. 12, 2006
MARY ELIZABETH GIBSON HALL
Mary Elizabeth Gibson Hall, 61, of Louisa, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2006, in a Charlottesville hospital. Born October 18, 1944, in Charlottesville, she was the daughter of the late Obey Eugene and Frances Sprouse Gibson and was the wife of the late William E. Hall Sr. Mrs. Hall was a quality control inspector with the Walmart Distribution Center. She is survived by her son, Raymond Lewis Wood and his wife, Laura; one grandchild, Justin Wood; three sisters, Polly Gibson York, Nancy Gibson Thomas and Donna Gibson Shifflett; two brothers, Franklin L. Gibson Sr. and Charles Clifford Gibson; and 12 nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2006, at the Teague Chapel with Pastor Pete Hartwig officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, 2006, at the Teague Funeral Home. Friends may sign the guest register at teaguefuneralhome.com.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Nov. 11, 1996
MERRIL MILLARD GIBSON
Merril Millard Gibson, 67, of Free Union, died Friday, Nov. 8, 1996, at Martha Jefferson Hospital. He was born June 10, 1929, in Albemarle County, a son of the late Henry Thomas and Florence Via Gibson. He was a retired mechanic, having worked for the Virginia Department of Transportation. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Junior Bee Gibson. Mr. Gibson is survived by his wife, Dorothy Shifflett Gibson of Free Union; a son, David Gibson of Free Union; and his devoted friend, Vickie Stanley; four sisters, Opal Rouse of Kinston, N.C., Marlene Walton of Boonesville, Vicky Jones of Colonial Heights, Thelma Smith of Alabama; two brothers, Chestley Gibson of Boonesville, and Jimmy Gibson of Stuarts Draft. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, 1996, in the Prize Hill Church, Boonesville, officiated by the Rev. John Jarman of Free Union Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Prize Hill Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday, 7 to 8 p.m. at the Teague Funeral Home, 2260 Ivy Road, Charlottesville. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Piedmont at Martha Jefferson Hospital, 459 Locust Ave., Charlottesville Va. 22901, or Prize Hill Cemetery Association, c/o Lloyd Gibson, Rt. 1, Box 89, Free Union, Va. 22940.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sat, Feb. 2, 1980
MORTON E. GIBSON
NIMROD HALL - Morton Ezra Gibson, 77, died at home Thursday. He was born in Albemarle County, son of the late Alfonzo L. Gibson and Cornelia Sprouse Gibson. Surviving is his wife, Faye Bruster Gibson; four sons. Morton E. Gibson. Jr. of Stanardsville, Jeff Gibson of Oklahoma City, Okla., Gene Gibson of Milboro and Lester Gibson of Low, Moor; five daughters. Mrs. June Toombs of Covington, Mrs. Dorothy Grimes of Lakemore, Ohio, Mrs. Norma Hepler of Evansdale. Iowa, Mrs. Phyllis Simmons of Milboro, and Miss Barbara Gibson of the home; four brothers Aubrey Gibson of Norfolk, Adam Lee Gibson of Keswick, Herbert Gibson of Manassas and Lawrence Gibson of Ivy; four sisters; Mrs. Ruby Sprouce of Ivy, Mrs. Opal Pace of Alexandria, Mrs. Clara Shumaker of Richmond and Mrs. Laval Powell of Norfolk. Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Sunday from the chap el of Loving Funeral Home in Covington with Rev. George R. Pruitt, Jr. officiating; interment in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jul. 1983
MORTON EZRA GIBSON JR.
Morton Ezra Gibson, Jr., 65, of Stanardsville died Thursday, July 8, 1993, at his home. He was born Sept. 5, 1927, in Ivy, a son of the late Morton Ezra Gibson. His wife was the late Ethel Roach Gibson. He is survived by his step-mother, Faye Gibson of Lowmoor; three sons, Jeffrey Glenn Gibson of Blenheim, David Michael Gibson of Stanardsville and Timothy Lee Gibson of Ruckersville; four daughters, Jennifer Kay Lamm of Quinque, June Katrenna Horner of Gordonsville, Norma Jean Gibson and Stella Louise Gibson of Charlottesville; five sisters, Norma Hepler of Iowa, June Toombs of Covington, Dorothy Grimes of Lakemore, Ohio, Phyllis Simmons of Lowmoor and Barbara Tingler of Potts Creek, three brothers, Jeffrey Gibson of Oklahoma City, Ok., Gene Gibson of Millboro and Lester Gibson of Lowmoor; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque with the Rev. Edwin "Buzzy" dean officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Tue, Mar. 16, 1993
NELLIE VIRGINIA SHIFLETT GIBSON
Nellie Virginia Shiflett Gibson, 82, of Madison Road in Orange Died Friday, March 12, 1993, at University of Virginia Hospital. Born June 19, 1910 in Greene County she was the daughter of the late Joseph Eppard Shiflett and the late Martha Louella Marshall Shiflett. Her husband was the late Davis Hall Gibson. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Orange and a member of the Sally brown Methodist Ladies Circle. She is survived by two daughters, Virginia D. Gibson of Orange and Geraldine Leveille in Waldorf, Md.; one son, Warren Dale Gibson of Port Charlotte, Fla.; one brother, Owen Ray Shiflett of Charlottesville; one sister, Gladys S. Shipp of Stanardsville; seven grandchildren, Wanda G. Grimes, Terry G. Talbert, Lynnetta M. Leveille, Susan G. Leveille, Bradley W. Gibson, Mark J. Leveille, Michael S. Gibson; and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son Davis Winston Gibson. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. today at Trinity United Methodist Church in Orange. Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery in Charlottesville. The Rev. W. Forest Porter, jr. will officiate. Preddy Funeral Home of Orange is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Feb. 21, 2002
ROBERT "GIP" GIBSON
Robert Gibson, 75, of Charlottesville, died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2002, at his home. He was born March 4, 1926, in Albemarle County, son of the late Robert Gibson and Leola Gibson Minter. He was retired from Casso Ice after many years of service. He served his country in the U.S. Navy. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Sylvia Dale Drumheller. Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Ethel M. Gibson; three sons and their families, E. Wayne Gibson, his wife, Shelby, and their children, Kathy and Robert; Carrol "Bumpy" Gibson, his wife, Kim, and their children, Devin and Kaylee; and H. Wade Gibson; a daughter and her family, Sandy Gelletly, her husband, Steve, and daughter, Dorie; one son-in-law, Johnny Drumheller; widow of Dale, and their children, Shaun, Kasi, and Tonya; 10 great-grandchildren; and special friend and neighbor, Libby Sprouse. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday at Teague Funeral Home. A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at Riverview Cemetery.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Aug. 21, 2005
ROSE LEOLA LAMB GIBSON
Rose Leola Lamb Gibson, 66, of 15 Botany Drive, Eagle Rock, Virginia died Friday, Aug. 19, 2005, at the Lewis Gale Medical Center in Salem. She was born in Charlottesville, Va. on Aug. 24, 1938; a daughter of the late Charles L. Lamb Sr., and Carrie Lou Brown Lamb. She was a homemaker and enjoyed babysitting children. She was an active member of the Immanuel Baptist Church in Clifton Forge. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Charles H. Gibson Sr., of Eagle Rock; a daughter and son-in-law, Carrie Lou and Joel Mattox of Covington; a son and daughter-in-law, Charles H. Gibson Jr., and his wife Geneva of Wisconsin; four sister and a brother-in-law, Marjorie Ragland, Mary Glover and Shirley Dorman, all of Charlottesville, and Virginia and Cecil McCoy Sr. of Millboro; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. The family will receive friends 7 to 8:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 22, 2005, at Nicely Funeral Home and at other times at the residence at 15 Botany Dr., Eagle Rock. To offer a condolence online to the family, register at www.nicelyfuneralhome.com. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2005 from the chapel of Nicely Funeral Home in Clifton Forge with Pastor Bill Dillon officiating. Interment will follow in Alleghany Memorial Park, Low Moor. Active pallbearers will be the Deacons of Immanuel Baptist Church.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Wed, May 28, 2008
RUBY LEE GIBSON
Ruby Lee Gibson, 70, of Batesville died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at her residence. She was born on April 7, 1938, in Albemarle County, the daughter of the late John F. Dunnivan and Ruth L. Dunnivan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth L. Gibson Jr.; and a sister, Gertrude Hunt. She is survived by two daughters, Sharon K. Gibson and friend, Billy Miller, of Louisa, Virginia; Deborah Gibson and friend, Martin Jenkins, of Batesville, Virginia; two sons, Clinton L. Gibson and friend, Mary Green, of Batesville, Virginia and Ronald W. Gibson and his wife, Debra K., of Batesville, Virginia; 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren and one on the way; three brothers, John Dunnivan and his wife, Pat, of Amherst, Virginia; Edward Dunnivan and wife, Arlene, of Gordonsville, Virginia; Donald Dunnivan and wife, Glenda, of Afton, Virginia; one sister, Alma Hunt of Batesville, Virginia; and a special sister-in-law, Virginia Kirby. She retired from Con-Agra with 33 years of service, and was a member of Mount Ed Baptist Church in Batesville. Family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 28, 2008, at the Anderson Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 2008, at the Mount Ed Baptist Church in Batesville, Virginia. Interment will follow at Mount Ed Cemetery in Batesville, with the Reverend Ronald Nickell officiating. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Apr. 25, 2002
SANDY A. GIBSON, JR.
Sandy A. "Bo" Gibson Jr., 92, of Crozet, died Monday, April 22, 2002, in a Local nursing home. Born April 12, 1910, in Albemarle County, he was the son of the late Sandy A. Gibson Sr. and Hardy Brown Gibson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys Gibson; one daughter, Carolyn Gibson; three sisters, Mazie Sprouse, Margaret Mawyer and Katie Fisher; three brothers, Ross Gibson, Kenneth Gibson and Curtis Gibson; and one granddaughter, Debbie Burgess. Mr. Gibson retired as a cabinet maker and restorer of antiques. He was a member of Mount Ed Baptist Church. He is survived by a stepdaughter, Ruby "Jackie" Viar of Crozet; two sisters, Virginia Ray and Martha Johnson, both of Crozet; eight grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; and seventeen great-great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday at Mount Ed Baptist Church with the Rev. Ronald Nickell officiating. Interment will follow in Rockgate Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. this evening at the Teague Funeral Home.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jan. 2, 1929
SUSIE GIBSON SHIFFLET
Mrs. Susie Shiflet, wife of L. A. Shiflet died Friday at the home of her brother at Ivy after an extended illness. She is survived by her husband and eight children; Mrs. Edith Clements of Covington; Alice Shifflet of Ivy; Mrs. Carrie Clovella of this city; Philip and Stonewall Shifflet of Buena Vista; Albert Shifflet of Roanoke; Ray and Eddie Shifflet of Ivy. Mrs. Shifflet also leaves her mother, six brothers and two sisters; A. B. and Phillip O. Gibson, of Ivy; J. W. Gibson of Covington; A. B. Gibson of Washington, D.C.; J. M. Gibson of Schuyler; Mrs. Emily Reynolds of Richmond and Mrs. Eunice Sprouse of Miller School. The services were held Saturday afternoon at 4 O'clock from St. John's Chapel. The interment was in the family section of the church cemetery.
Note: Susie is w/o Noah Albert Shiflet

The Washington Post, Washington, DC, Nov. 2008
THOMAS W. GIBSON
Gibson, Thomas W. "Pluto"
GIBSON THOMAS W. GIBSON "Pluto" On Thursday, October 30, 2008, THOMAS W. GIBSON of Alexandria, VA. Son of the late Thomas and Margaret Bishop; beloved husband of Sharon Gibson; father of Wesley and Ryan Gibson; stepfather of Richie, Justin, Valerie Pounds and Michael Rogers; brother of Blaine, Janet, Cathy and Marion Bishop, Norma Houchens, Laverne Addington, Cecil and Butch Gibson and the late Linda Gibson; grandfather of Brianna and Justin, Jr. Friends may call at the JEFFERSON FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5755 Castlewellan Dr., (one block south of the intersection of Franconia Rd and Van Dorn St.), 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, where funeral services will be held on Monday, November 3 at 10 a.m. Interment Holly Memorial Gardens, Charlottesville, VA.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, May 13, 2004
VERLEY LAWRENCE GIBSON, SR.
Verley Lawrence Gibson, Sr., son of the late Arthur and Nellie Gibson of Ivy, died Friday, May 7, 2004, at his home in Lady Lake, Fla., at the age of 70. Born Jan. 28, 1934, Verley attended Meriwether Lewis School and Miller School of Albemarle. He was a member of St. John, the Baptist, Episcopal Church in Ivy and served as the Chairman of the Cemetery Committee. He retired from the U.S. Navy as a Chief Petty Officer. After the Navy, Verley retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a letter carrier in Charlottesville's Belmont community. He moved to Faber and in 1997. moved to Florida where he could play golf every day. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Peggy Dempster Gibson; a son, Verley Lawrence Gibson Jr. and his wife, Janet, and their daughter, Verley's only granddaughter, Rachel, of Mt. Holly, N.C.; and a daughter, Kelly Sue Gibson of Florida. He leaves behind two brothers and two sisters, Nellie Louise Haney and the late Milton Haney of Charlottesville, William "Bill" Gibson and his wife, Alma, of Crozet, Luther Gibson and his wife, Nancy, of Crozet and Frances Gibson Loose and her husband, Hermann, of Keswick; as well as nieces, Brenda, Terri, Tracy, Sherri, Mary and Frieda; nephews, Michael, David, Donald and Dennis and their families. A private service will be held in Florida. The family requests donations be sent to the St. John, the Baptist, Episcopal Church Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 351, Ivy, VA 22945 in Verley's memory.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jun. 1999
VIRGINIA KIRBY GIBSON
Virgie Mary Kirby Gibson, 93, of Keswick, died June 8, 1999, at her residence. Born Feb. 27, 1906, in Greene County, she was the daughter of the late Rodger Benjamin and Louise Crawford Kirby and was the wife of the late Lawrence Anderson Gibson. She was a member of Preddy's Creek Baptist Church in Stony Point. Mrs. Gibson is survived by six daughters, Joice Payne, Mary Lee Wood, Evelyn Sipe, Frances Wood and Gladys Durham, all of Keswick and Alice Breeden of Greenville, S. C.; three sons, Bernard Gibson and Rogers Gibson, both of Keswick; 26 grandchildren and 27 great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband. Mrs. Gibson was preceded in death by two sons, Reasel Gibson and Cecil Gibson. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Preddy's Creek Baptist Church, with the Rev. Arthur H. Dechent and the Rev. Dirk Van der Voet officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receives friends fro 7 to 8 p.m. tonight at the Teague Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Preddy's Creek Baptist Church Bell Fund, 4394 Stony Point Road, Barboursville, Va. 22923. Teague Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jan. 17, 2003
VIRGINIA LEE GIBSON
Virginia Lee Gibson, 84, of Charlottesville, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2003, at a local hospital. Born Nov. 23, 1918, in Albemarle County, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin William and Mary Ann Gibson. She is survived by a brother, John William Gibson of Earlysville; a number of nieces and nephews; and a special friend Bonnie. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, at the Ivy Creek United Methodist Church cemetery. Hill & Wood Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

The Valley Banner, Rockingham Co., VA, Apr. 20, 2006
VIRGINIA MARY WEASE GIBSON
GROTTOES -- Virginia Mary Wease Gibson, 87, died Tuesday, April 11, 2006, at the Augusta Medical Center in Fishersville. Mrs. Gibson was born Sept. 16, 1918, in Rockingham County, daughter of the late John and Nellie Wease. She was a member of the United Methodist Church. She was employed at Swift and Company in Harrisonburg and did foster care for Rockingham Social Services for many years. For 10 years, she lived with her granddaughter, Mary Hemp, who was her caregiver. Surviving are two sons, Richard McDonaldson of Fulks Run and Jerry McDonaldson of Waynesboro; two daughters, Mable Hensley of Grottoes and Shirley Comer of Harrisonburg; two granddaughter raised in the home like daughters, Mary Hemp and Karen Sites of Grottoes; two sisters, Norma Jean Grim of West Virginia and Elizabeth Rush of Edinburg; 44 grandchildren; 70 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. The funeral was conducted Saturday, April 15, at Kyger Funeral Home, Elkton, by Pastor Wayne Comer. Burial was in Mount Grove Cemetery, Penn Laird.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mar. 15, 2002
WILLIAM A. GIBSON
William A. "Hoot" Gibson Jr., 77, of Greenwood, died at his residence on Thursday, March 14, 2002. He was born Sept. 28, 1924, in Albemarle County, to the late William A. Gibson and Ella Woodson Gibson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Murrel Fisher Gibson; eight brothers, Hubbard, Grover, Clifton, Cleveland, Steven, Lowell, Grant, and Clarence Gibson; and one sister, Cary Woodson. He is survived by four brothers, Lorenzo Gibson of Louisa, Robert Gibson of Keene, Tom Johnson Jr., and Charles Johnson of Staunton; three sisters; Cora Fisher of Batesville, Ella Mae Johnson of Nelson County, and Agnes Shifflett of Staunton; a special cousin, Lorena Hutchinson; and a number of nieces and nephews. Mr. Gibson spent his entire life in the Greenwood-Crozet community. The family expresses special thanks to the staff of the University of Virginia Medical Center and to the Hospice of the Piedmont. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Hospice of the Piedmont, 1490 Pantops Mountain Place, Suite 200, Charlottesville, Va. 22911. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. this evening at the Anderson Funeral Home. A graveside funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Rockgate Cemetery, with Pastor Whitney Critzer officiating. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Thu, Jun. 12, 1997
WILLIAM L. GIBSON
William L. “Brownie” Gibson, 79, of Crozet, died Tuesday, June 10, 1997, in the Veteran’s Care Center, Roanoke. Born in Albemarle County, Feb. 25, 1918, he was a son of the late Alfonso and Cornelia Sprouse Gibson. Mr. Gibson retired from B.F.I. after many years of service. He served his county during World War II with the U.S. Army. Survivors include his sister, Lovelle Powell of Norfolk; and many nieces, nephews and other family members. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Morton, Aubrey, Herbert and Adam Lee Gibson; four sisters, Ruby Sprouse, Cora Sprouse, Opal Pace and Clara Schumaker. Graveside memorial services will be conducted at 11 a. m. Friday at Holly Memorial Gardens. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Charlottesville Piedmont Chapter of Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 4634, Charlottesville, Va. 22905. Teague Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.


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