Mary Ruth Gibson, age 87 of Young Harris, passed away May 30, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.; Mrs. Gibson was born December 20, 1933 in Young Harris, GA to the late Phelix Stockton and the late Stella Rogers; A member of Old Union Baptist Church, she was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ensley Gibson, Jr.; brother, Monroe Stockton, sister, Lorita Phillips, sister, Anita Ledford.
Survivors include: daughter, Darlene (Roger) Barrett; daughter, Diane (Daniel) Berrong; son, Butch Gibson (Vickie); and sisters, Roberta Baker, Dorothy Underwood and Wynona Nelson. Also, sharing in her legacy are 8 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and 8 great great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday June 2, 2021 from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Hiawassee with Rev. Ricky Rogers officiating. The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home from 11:00 am until the service begins.
Gentlemen selected to serve as pallbearers are: Mark Barrett, Chad Barrett, Wayne Canterbury, John Landress, Michael West, and Andrew Glass. Clinton Hall to serve as honorary pallbearer.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Cochran Funeral Home of Hiawassee.