Betty Jane Gibson, 72, of Mentor since 1963, passed away Thursday, April 3, 2014 at her residence.
She was born June 11, 1941 in St. Charles, Virginia.
Mrs. Gibson worked as a manager at the Mentor McDonalds on Mentor Ave. for 42 years prior to her retirement.
She was an active member of East Heisely Church of God and was an avid Tony Stewart fan. Betty Jane enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandkids, traveling, playing putt-putt and fishing. The family of Betty Jane would like to express their deep appreciation and thanks for the wonderful care Hospice of the Western Reserve and especially nurse Michelle provided.
Survivors are her husband of 55 years Ray " Sonny'' Gibson Sr; children Debbie (Chris) DuFour and Ray (Donna) Gibson Jr.; grandchildren,, Theresa (Adam) Bolinger, Nicole (Keith) Morrow, Tiffany Gibson, Chris (Amy) Du Four and Ray Gibson III; and her great grandchildren Erika, Brianna, Miranda, Baylee and Alaina.
She is preceded in death by her daughters Theresa Gibson and Sandra "Sissy'' Oldham; grandson Robert Oldham Jr.; 2 brothers; 1 sister and her parents Bert and Pearl Buchanan.
Funeral Service will be held 11a.m. Monday at East Heisley Church of God, 5544 East Heisley Rd, Mentor.
The family will receive friends from 4-6p.m. Sunday at the church. Interment will be at Mentor Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Betty Jane to the family or to
, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements entrusted to the Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Mentor, OH. Online obituary at www.brunners.com
Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8466 Mentor Avenue Mentor, OH 44060
Published in The News-Herald on Apr. 5, 2014