Clarence Gibson, age 69, of Medina, Ohio, died Sunday, April 29, 2001, at Southwest General Hospital, Middleburg Heights, Ohio.
Mr. Gibson was born at Edray, the son of Lou and Alma Gibson. He was a 10 year resident of Medina, and formerly lived in Cleveland for 35 years. He was an avid hunter, gardener, fisherman, and talented auto mechanic and TV repairman. He was a retired machine operator for TRW after 43-plus years and served in the U.S. Army Korean Conflict.
He is survived by his wife, Kathryn E., of Medina; three sons, Joel, of Brunswick, Ohio, Patrick, of Asheville, North Carolina, and Richard, of Cleveland, Ohio; two daughters, Kathleen Schubert, of Strongsville, Ohio, and Lisa Kerr, of Brunswick, Ohio; two brothers, Gene Gibson, of Slaty Fork, and Walter Gibson, of Fayetteville, North Carolina; and nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lou and Alma; sister, Wanda; and brother, John.
Services were held Wednesday at Waite & Son Funeral Home, Medina Chapel with burial in Spring Grove Cemetery, Medina.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to: Polycystic Kidney Foundation.
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Nina R. Beale
Nina R. Beale, age 91, of Temple Hills, Maryland, died March 27, 2001, at Gaithersburg Rehabilitation Center.
She was born November 12, 1910, the daughter of M. P. and Nettie Vandevender, of Slaty Fork.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence G. Beale, in December 2000; two sisters, Winnie Ayres and Louie Ware; and two brothers, Donald and Boyd Vandevender.
She is survived by one son, Clarence G. Beale, Jr.; two sisters Alta Vandevender, of Marlinton, and Nettie Dehn, of Gaithersburg, Maryland; and one grandchild.
Nina was laid to rest in Oxen Hill, Maryland.
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Ruth Marguerite Hinkle, 97, of Renick, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2001, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Fairlea after a short illness.
Miss Hinkle was born September 15, 1903, at Renick and was the daughter of the late Brum A. and Maude E. Myles Hinkle.
She was a lifelong resident of Renick and was a member of Spring Creek Presbyterian Church. She also attended Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church on Droop Mountain where she was a Sunday School teacher for many years.
She was a retired school teacher.
Miss Hinkle was also preceded in death by her brother, William Hill Hinkle.
She is survived by her niece, Jean Williams, of Salina, Kansas; cousins, Virginia Kinnison, of Hillsboro, and Lewis Myles, of Renick; aunt, Grace Myles, of Renick.
Hale Arbuckle officiated at graveside services Saturday at Morningside Cemetery, Renick.
Donations of sympathy may be made to the Renick Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squads.