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Obituary for Ramona "Mona" Gibson (Hodge)

Ramona Lynn Gibson, 61, of Goodview, Virginia passed away at her home on Wednesday, November 1, 2023.  She was born May 26, 1962.  Mona was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Irene Barton; her birth mother, Louella Hodge; her brothers, Wayne Hodge and James “Punky” Hodge; and her sister, Wanda Wingo.

Mona’s life revolved around her family.  She married her husband, Gary when she was 17 years old. She said all she ever wanted to be was a mom.  Mona and her husband raised their three kids at their home in Goodview, Virginia.  Mona’s best friend was her sister, Gail.  They grew up together and shared a special bond. 

Mona enjoyed cooking.  She enjoyed cooking meals for her family and teaching her kids how to cook.  Mona spent time on craft projects such as candle-making and wax dipped teddy bears.  Mona’s favorite holiday was Christmas.  She went through extensive measures to ensure her Christmas gifts were a surprise to others.  She enjoyed decorating a large Christmas tree in her home, looking at the lights, and watching Christmas movies.

Mona was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister.  Her family was her most treasured possession and she loved them with all her heart.  She will be deeply missed.

She is survived by her husband, Gary Gibson; daughter, Brandy Hampton; sons, Heath and Adam Gibson; grandson, Christian Hampton; sister, Gail Hubble and her husband, Mike; and brother, Keith Hodge and his wife, Vickey.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 6, 2023 at Oakey’s Vinton Chapel with Pastor Milton Atkins officiating.  Burial to follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.  The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 5, 2023 at the funeral home.

Arrangements by Oakey’s Vinton Chapel (540) 982-2221