Betty Ruth Gibson, age 77, of Cridersville died Sunday December 26, 2010 in her home. She was born November 17, 1933 in Pineville, Kentucky to Robert and Emma Hoskins Baker. She married C. Russell Gibson June 1, 1956 who preceded her in death June 26, 1987.
She was a homemaker and retired cigar maker for D.W.G. Cigar Corporation.
Survivors include a brother: Harold Baker of Pineville, KY, a sister: Ethel Phipps of Wapakoneta.
She was preceded in death by 8 brothers: Hubert, Charles Ray, Junior , Frank E., Elisha, Clyde, Shelby and Solomon Baker and a sister: Marie Smith.
The family will receive friends 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Tuesday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday at Arnett & Steel Funeral Home, Pineville, Kentucky
Funeral services will begin 11:00 a.m., Thursday, Decemer 30, at Arnett-Steel Funeral Home, Pineville, Kentucky with Rev. Ellis Hugh Hoskins officiating. Burial will be in Smith Hill Cemetery, Clear Creek, Kentucky.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Harmony Church, Pineville, Kentucky.
Date: Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm