Ruby Stephenson Currin Gibson




Fuquay-Varina – Ruby Stephenson Currin Gibson, 99, loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 1, 2018 surrounded by her loved ones. She was ready to go home to meet her Lord.

She was born February 24, 1919 in Johnston County to the late Judson Shepherd Stephenson and Lina Coats Stephenson. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husbands, Walter Richard Currin and Paul H. Gibson; son, Walter Bruce Currin; daughter, Dottie Currin Knott; sister, Dovie Stephenson Painter; brothers, Leamon, Judson, Worth, R. A., and Glenn Stephenson; great grandson, Justin Upchurch and stepson, Billy Gibson.

Mrs. Gibson is survived by her daughters, Kay C. Powell (Jim) and Bonnie C. Wade (Dick); sons, Ronnie A. Currin (Gail) and Timothy Currin (Jenny) all of Fuquay-Varina; son in law, Doug Knott of Fuquay-Varina; sister in law, Frances W. Stephenson of Fuquay-Varina; stepson, Ronnie Gibson (Alice) of Myrtle Beach, SC; 14 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at Wake Chapel Christian Church. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. A private interment service will be held on Monday, November 5 at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Ruby’s name to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.