Ruby Mallory Gibson, 91, of Buckner, passed away Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at Amerisist Assisted Living in Louisa. Mrs. Gibson was a life-long member and the oldest member of Little River Baptist Church. She was a public school teacher and taught 39 years beginning her career in Powhatan, after which she taught in Louisa and finished her last nine years in Hanover. She is predeceased by her parents George and Hattie Mallory, her husband Herman L. Gibson, Sr. and siblings, Clara Mallory Hill, Evelyn Mallory Ballard and Noel Mallory.
She is survived by her son, Herman L. Gibson, Jr. and his wife Hilda of Bumpass, VA; three grandchildren, Sherry Gibson, Janet Gibson Wade and Michael Lewis Gibson; four great-grandchildren; Michaela and Kolby Gibson, Sydney and Bradley Wade.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 14, 2010, at Little River Baptist Church with the Rev. Tim Chrisman officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery, Louisa, VA. Family will receive friends 6-8 P.M. Friday, August 13th at Woodward Funeral Home Louisa, VA.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Little River Baptist Church;
4959 Buckner Rd. Bumpass, VA. 23024.