Ruby Earlene Gipson

Friday, April 18, 2014

Ruby Earlene Gipson, 81, of Belfast, passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in NHC Healthcare-Lewisburg.

A native of Franklin, Mrs. Gipson was the daughter of the late Marvin G. Burrow Sr. and Minnie E. Pyland Burrow. She was a homemaker and a member of Parkview Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Bobby Loyd Gipson, who passed away in 1987, and her sister, Frances M. Burrow Ekas.

She is survived by three sons, Tony Gipson of Lewisburg, and Daney Raye (Sara) Gipson, and Aaron (Sharon) Gipson, both of Belfast; four brothers, Marvin G. (Salene) Burrow Jr. of Lewisburg, Robert W. Burrow of Pulaski, Horace Lee Burrow of Columbia, and Charles G. (Mary) Burrow of Pittsburg, Pa.; one sister, Elizabeth Kay (Charles) Owens of Decatur, Ala.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. Gipson were conducted Thursday, April 17, from the Chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Danny Jones officiating. Burial followed in Lone Oak Cemetery in Lewisburg.

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Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory was in charge of the arrangements.