Mary Rosalie Gibboney
Mary Rosalie Gibboney
  • February 16, 1944 - May 9, 2017
  • Statesville, North Carolina

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Mary Rosalie Ridder Townley Gibboney, 73 years old of Statesville, NC formerly of Ohio passed away on May 9, 2017. Mrs. Gibboney was born on February 16, 1944 in Stanford, KY to the late August and Rita Ridder. She graduated from Crab Orchard High School in 1961 and was a member of Grace Covenant Church in Statesville, NC. She enjoyed knitting, reading, watching and feeding birds and squirrels from her back porch and loved hearing about her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her beloved husband of 36 years, James Gibboney; her sons, Mark Conrad Townley and his wife Valinda of Verona, OH, Paul Charles Townley and his wife Staci of Zanesville, OH, Eugene and David Townley and Mark Kenneth Gibboney and his wife Susie of Troy, OH; her daughters, Yvonne Rita Townley Herb and her husband Eric of Jonestown, PA, Annette Arlene Gibboney of Troy, OH and Tonia May Gibboney Morris and her husband Rusty of West Milton, OH; her 14 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Visiting hours will be held on Saturday from 4-5pm at the Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home, 705 Davie Ave., Statesville, NC with a 5pm service to follow in the Westmoreland Chapel of Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home. Mrs. Gibboney will be buried in Miami Memorial Park, Covington, OH on Wednesday May17, 2017 at 11:30am.

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