Donah Laverne Gibson of Austin dies at home
Donah Laverne Gibson, 60, of Austin died Sunday, May 11, 2014 at her residence.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Mrs. Gibson was a retired operator for Austin Tri Hawk in Austin, and also retired laborer from Genesis Plastics in Scottsburg.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will follow in New Providence Cemetery near Austin.
She was born October 24, 1953 in New Albany, the daughter of the late Charlie Aubon Swartz and Syble Montll (Butler) Hardin. She was married Jan 31, 1998 to Faron L. Gibson, who survives.
Additional survivors include two daughters, Tamara Nanette Parker of Elizabeth and Charlotte Killey of Scottsburg; sons, Steve Stroud of Georgetown, Gary Jones of New Albany, Charles Jones of Austin and Faron Gibson, Jr. of North Vernon; sisters, Alice Lowrey of Elizabeth, Rose Craig of Columbus and Audrey Bernice Edwards of Louisville, Kentucky; brother, Bill Swartz of New Albany; and 15 grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Gibson was preceded in death by a brother, Butch Swartz.