Obituaries

Jennifer Dunn
B: 1950-10-02
D: 2019-08-18
View Details
Dunn, Jennifer
Thelma Carl
B: 1923-12-18
D: 2019-08-13
View Details
Carl, Thelma
Randy Govro
B: 1954-02-17
D: 2019-08-10
View Details
Govro, Randy
Loyd Lawson
B: 1942-10-03
D: 2019-08-08
View Details
Lawson, Loyd
Arlie Dee Wade
B: 1952-04-16
D: 2019-08-06
View Details
Wade, Arlie Dee
Robert Barker, Jr.
B: 1940-08-31
D: 2019-07-31
View Details
Barker, Jr., Robert
George Reed
B: 1934-05-14
D: 2019-07-30
View Details
Reed, George
Charles Dale Bowles
B: 1957-11-13
D: 2019-07-23
View Details
Bowles, Charles Dale
Ruth Kennedy
B: 1927-05-26
D: 2019-07-19
View Details
Kennedy, Ruth
Linda Link
B: 1949-10-05
D: 2019-07-19
View Details
Link, Linda
Dorothy "Cissy" Hopping
B: 1963-11-02
D: 2019-07-18
View Details
Hopping, Dorothy "Cissy"
Paul Bourbon, Sr.
B: 1956-01-12
D: 2019-07-17
View Details
Bourbon, Sr., Paul
Myron Laramore
B: 1933-11-19
D: 2019-07-12
View Details
Laramore, Myron
Steven Trokey
B: 1954-10-21
D: 2019-07-12
View Details
Trokey, Steven
Orville Turner
B: 1937-10-28
D: 2019-07-09
View Details
Turner, Orville
Robert Puckett
B: 1933-05-04
D: 2019-07-07
View Details
Puckett, Robert
Lola Skaggs
B: 1938-07-01
D: 2019-06-23
View Details
Skaggs, Lola
Geneva Conway
B: 1931-06-06
D: 2019-06-19
View Details
Conway, Geneva
Brenda Sherman-King
B: 1952-02-21
D: 2019-06-14
View Details
Sherman-King, Brenda
Irvin Drennen
B: 1933-03-13
D: 2019-06-12
View Details
Drennen, Irvin
Phyllis Williams
B: 1963-12-13
D: 2019-06-05
View Details
Williams, Phyllis

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
301 E High Street
POTOSI, MO 63664
Phone: (573) 438-2105
Fax: (573) 438-7279
Lela Ruth Gibson

Lela Ruth Gibson (Thompson)

Thursday, August 23rd, 1928 - Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Lela Ruth Gibson, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Lela Ruth Gibson with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Lela Ruth Gibson was born on August 23, 1928 in Belleview, Missouri, a daughter to the late Lonnie Thompson and the late Myrtle (Bennett) Thompson. On October 13, 1946, Ruth was united in marriage to Otto Boyd Gibson and three children were born unto this union.

Ruth entered eternal rest on Monday, April 22, 2019 having reached ninety years of age. In addition to her parents, Ruth is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Otto Boyd Gibson; two grandsons: J.D. Sinclair and Adam Sinclair; brother and sister-in-law, Jesse and Nancy Thompson; and brother-in-law, Harold Lewis.

Survivors include one son, Stephen Gibson; two daughters: Linda (John) Sinclair and Beverly (Rick, Sr.) Robinson; sister, Lula (Don) Akers; grandchildren: Michelle (Kendrick) Sifford, Mike Gibson, Natalie (Darrell) Morgan, Matt (Michelle) Sinclair, Tanya Sinclair (J.D.'s wife), Sarah (Joe) Wentz, Rick Robinson, Jr., Jay (Ruta) Robinson, Brittany Robinson; fourteen great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; brother-in-law, Bill (Leona) Gibson; and many dear nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at DeClue Funeral Home from 10:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. A Funeral Service to honor Ruth will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, held in the DeClue Memorial Chapel with Pastor Wayne Isgriggs officiating. Interment will follow in the Caledonia Methodist Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements were respectfully entrusted into the care and direction of the DeClue Funeral Home.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Lela Ruth Gibson (Thompson), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, April 27th, 2019 | 10:30am - 1:00pm
    When
    Saturday, April 27th, 2019 10:30am - 1:00pm
    Location
    DeClue Funeral Home
    Address
    301 E High Street
    Potosi, MO 63664
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, April 27th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    When
    Saturday, April 27th, 2019 1:00pm
    Location
    DeClue Memorial Chapel
    Address
    301 E High Street
    Potosi, MO 63664
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. H. Wayne Isgriggs
  • Interment

    Location
    Caledonia Methodist Cemetery
    Address
    Caledonia, MO

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Lela Ruth here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Cliff and Sara Roberts sent flowers to the family of Lela Ruth Gibson (Thompson).
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
DL

Denise Lewis

Posted at 09:46am
Aunt Ruth always loved my daughter Abby so much. She would call up and ask to speak to Abby (even as a toddler) so she could tell her "I love you more!" She will always have a special place in my heart for the love she gave my daughter. Love you more, Aunt Ruth.
CR

Cliff and Sara Roberts

Posted at 04:16pm
We are thinking of you during this difficult time.
Flower Image

Cliff and Sara Roberts purchased the Spring Brilliance Bouquet for the family of Lela Ruth Gibson. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album