MOUNT HOLLY - Betty Gibson Barnes, 79, passed away March 3, 2013, at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte.
She was a native of Gaston County, daughter of the late Carl M. and Mattie Blake Gibson and wife of 57 years of the late Archie H. Barnes.
Betty and Archie were the retired owners of the Western Auto in Denver.
Survivors include her sons, Terry L. Barnes and wife Becky, Ronnie L. Barnes and wife Ewayne; daughter, Gloria B. Lineberger and husband Tim; brothers, Jack Gibson and wife Kathleen, Leon Gibson; sisters, Shirley Ivestor, Pat Cloninger; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia.
A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Founders Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors with Pastor Hugh Foy officiat-ing.
Interment will be in Gaston Memorial Park.
Condolences may be sent online by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com.
McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the family of Mrs. Barnes.