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Fairie Gibson Oney


Fairie Gibson Oney age 94 of White Oak, Kentucky passed away Thursday, May 07, 2020 at the Paul B Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky.  She was born November 11, 1925 in Morgan County, Kentucky to the late Jason and Nannie Prater Gibson.  

Survivors include, two sons, Melvin (Doris) Oney of Cincinnati, Ohio, Talmage Wayne (Jeanetta) Oney of Nicholasville, Kentucky, five daughters, Eva Reed, Patty Arnett, Brenda (Don) Benton, Ruby (Joey) Arnett all of Salyersville, Kentucky, Ruth Oney of Morehead, Kentucky, one sister, Wanda Abner of Flicity, Ohio, eleven grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and seven great great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Fairie is preceded in death by her husband, Orbett Chalmer Oney, six brothers, Clifford Gibson, Fred Gibson, Charles Gibson, Herman Gibson, Bill Gibson, Kirby Gibson, four sisters, Bessie Haney, Bertha Oney, Rosalee Gibson and Susie Buck. 

Fairie was a house wife, a wonderful mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother and a very special person to everyone who knew her.  

A private graveside service was held for immediate family only on Sunday, May 10, 2020 from the Oney Cemetery at White Oak, Kentucky.

This is in accordance with the mandate issued by the Governor Andy Beshear due to COVID 19.   

Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home. 

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