Eva Gilbert, 86, of Southside, passed away on September 6, 2012, at Abbyshire Place in Gallipolis, Ohio. She was born April 14, 1926, in Oak Hill, W.Va., a daughter to the late John P. Scarbro and Nellie Payne Scarbro. She was a homemaker.
She is preceded in death, besides her parents, by her husband, Ernest Gilbert; son, William Lawrence “Billy” Jones; and brothers, Clarence and Luther Scarbro.
She is survived by her sons, Robert “Rob” and (Cherrell) Gilbert of Southside, Tommy and (De) Jones of Sissonville, Eddie and (Debbie) Jones of Cross Lanes; as well brother and sisters, Nellie Scarbro, Loretta Pennock, and Johnny Scarbro, all of Oak Hill, W.Va.; and several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Monday, September 10, 2012, at the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with Rev. Jack Mayes officiating. Burial will follow in Tyler Mountain Memorial Gardens in Cross Lanes. Friends may visit the family from 10 a.m. to noon, prior to the service.