OBITUARY: Ruth Ann Gilbert


Ruth Ann Gilbert, age 80 of White House, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at her home.

She was born August 26, 1941 in Richmond, VA to Joseph P. & Katherine Powell Dobb.

She worked as a homemaker. Ann enjoyed playing guitar and singing, going to flea markets and yard sales, playing bingo, flower gardening, cooking, and spending time caring for her family, especially the grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, James E. Gilbert; son-in-law, Richard Nester.

She is survived by her sons, James Gilbert, Jr. White House, TN, Joseph P. Gilbert, Mechanicsville, VA, and Charles A. (Barbara) Gilbert, Madison, TN; daughter, Sharon Nester, Glen Allen, VA; sister, Joann (Robert E.) Chapman, VA; 4 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren.

Funeral service is scheduled for Friday, May 13, 2022 at 1 pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Chaplain Bing Davis officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation with the family is planned for Friday, May 13, 2022 10 am until the hour of the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alive Hospice 1710 Patterson Street Nashville, TN 37203

ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO AUSTIN & BELL 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000


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