Mary Ellen Gibson
Mary Ellen Gibson
  • August 16, 1938 - December 7, 2017
  • Nitro, West Virginia

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Mary Ellen Gibson left this world on December 7, 2017 and is in the presence of the Lord praising His name. She is no longer in pain and will never hurt again.

She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. God blessed her as a homemaker and Bible scholar. She touched the hearts of everyone she came in contact with throughout her life and was blessed to be a long-time member of Victory Baptist Church in Cross Lanes, WV.

She is preceded in death by her parents James “Lud” and Mary Ann Maddox, brothers James, Frank and Ray Maddox, sister Wilma Mobley and grandson Nathanael Gibson.

Mary Ellen is survived by her husband of 60 years James “Cricket” Gibson, sons James (Teresa), Richard (Sarah) and daughter Kathy Orr (Jon). Brothers Eugene (Mary) and Darrell Maddox, sister Wanda Mobley (Carroll), grandchildren James (Stephanie), Hilary and Harlen Gibson and seven great-grandchildren. She loved her family with all her heart including her little furbaby Ellie and her granddogs.

Arrangements are being made by Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens with visitation from 4pm to 6pm on Saturday, December 9th. Funeral services will be at 2pm on Sunday December 10th with Pastor Chad Lovejoy officiating.

Donations to Victory Baptist Church in her memory is much appreciated as she loved her church and the people she worshipped with every time she could go.

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