Barbara   Gibbs Craig

Obituary of Barbara Gibbs Craig

Barbara Gibbs Craig, 86 of  Bedford, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017.  She was born on Tuesday, October 28, 1930  in Flemington, NJ, a daughter of the late Samuel Earl Gibbs  and Margaret Wilmer Gibbs .  She was also preceded in death by husband, Clarence Warren Craig, two sons, Ronnie Craig, Randy Craig, and a daughter, Bonnie Dale Craig. 

She was a Retired Switchboard Operator at Bedford Memorial Hospital and a member of Longwood Avenue Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Deborah C. Massie  & husband, Chip of Bedford; four grandchildren, Scott Craig Massie, Dorinda Dawn Massie, Jason Massie & wife, Veronica and D.J. Massie & friend, Joe Hickey; four great grandchildren;  two brothers, Kenneth Gibbs of Richmond, Samuel Gibbs of Bedford;  three sisters, Violet May Stewart and Gwendolyn Craig of Bedford and Thelma May Stinnette of Lynchburg.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 11:00 am at Longwood Avenue Baptist Church with Rev. Ross Gilfillen officiating.  Interment will follow in Timber Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 18 from 6 until 8 PM at Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford .