Bobby Jason Gilbert age 53 of Claypool Hill, Virginia passed away at his home August 2, 2016 following a brief illness. Born February 25, 1963 in Richlands, VA he was the son of Beatrice (Bea) Proffitt Gilbert and the late Henry William Gilbert.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one brother, William Dudley Gilbert; grandparents, Henry and Ocie Belle Davis Proffitt and Pearl and Carrie Lester.
Survivors include one son, Josh Gilbert and wife Carrie of Rocky Mount, VA; his mother, Beatrice (Bea) Gilbert of Claypool Hill, VA; three sisters, Donna Byrd and husband Nathaniel of Richlands, VA, Debbie Ratliff and husband Bill of Doran, VA, and Sherry Ball and husband William of Claypool Hill, VA; one brother, Chris Gilbert and wife Tina of Roanoke, VA; several nieces and nephews; two special great nieces, Maddie Byrd and Autumn Miller.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 9:00 P.M. Thursday, August 4, 2016 at the Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, Virginia.
Funeral service will be Friday, August 5, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at the Singleton Funeral Service Chapel in Cedar Bluff, Virginia with the Rev. Charlie McGlothlin officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenhills Memory Gardens Cemetery at Claypool Hill, Virginia. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.SingletonFuneralService.com.
Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, Virginia is serving the Gilbert Family.