Betty Fern Gibson, 46, died May 2 at her home at McRoberts.
A daughter of the late Earl James and Ida Campbell Pigg, she was the mother of the late Karoe Bentley and Shawn Sergent, and a sister of the late Minnie Sue Pigg, Virginia Pigg, April Mullins, Earl Pigg and John Pigg.
Surviving are her husband, Mallie Gibson; two daughters, Amanda Pigg of Whitesburg and Jessica Ida Cheyenne Burke of Jenkins; five sons, Jeff Sergent of Johnson City, Tenn., James Pigman Yonts of Ohio, Johnathon Pigman of Haymond, Joseph Pigman of Cromona and Jacob Burke of Jenkins; three sisters, Edith Hollon of Weaverville, N.C., Audrey Johnson of Asheville, N.C., and Laura Jean Webb of South Port, N.C.; two brothers, Kenneth Pigg of Detroit, Mich., and Ricky Pigg of South Port, N.C.; and four grandchildren.
Funeral services were held May 6 at Carty Funeral Home in Fleming-Neon. Burial was in McRoberts Cemetery.