Ruby Teel Gibson, age 92, of Martinsville, Virginia, passed away on Friday, February 11, 2022, at the Landmark Center in Stuart, Virginia.
She was born on November 21, 1929, in Montgomery County to the late Lela Mae and Sidney Clyde Teel. She is also preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Estes B Gibson; her sisters, Opal Teel, Reba Hamilton, Geneva Duncan, Orpha Willard, and Wilma Jean McKenzie; brothers, Colen, Dale, and William Ford Teel; and infant grandson, Joshua Arron Brooks.
She is survived by her children, Steven B Gibson (Ann P Gibson) of Martinsville, VA, and Susan A Brooks (R Todd Brooks) of Cornelius NC; four grandchildren, eight nieces, and six nephews.
While attending Radford University, she worked at Radford Arsenal where she met her husband, Estes Gibson in the cafeteria. Later, Ruby and her husband moved to Martinsville, Virginia where she was an active member of the First United Methodist Church of Martinsville and other organizations in the area.
A graveside will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 26, 2022, at Sunset Cemetery in Christiansburg, Virginia with Pastor David Westmoreland officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to First United Methodist Church of Martinsville, Mountain Valley Hospice, or SPCA of Martinsville-Henry County.
Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville, Virginia is serving the Gibson family. Online condolences may be made at norrisfuneral.com.
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