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Cleva

Gibson "Sissy"

Sizemore

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March 31, 2015

Cleva Gibson "Sissy" Sizemore, 78 of 824 Pocahontas Ave., passed away, Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at her residence. She was born October 2, 1936 in Covington, a daughter of the late Marvin Gibson and Mary Elizabeth Meadows. In addition to her parents, Sissy was preceded in death by her step mother, Polly Gibson, a daughter, Carol Arrington in 2001 ; two brothers, Mark Gibson, and J.W. Meadows and also a sister, Gaynelle Weese. Mrs. Sizemore was formerly employed by Covington High School in the Cafeteria. She was a member of the Covington Bible Church. Sissy was an avid Bingo player Surviving are her husband of 60 years, Gerald Sizemore of Covington; two daughters, Lisa Higgins an her husband Ruben and Phyllis Phillips and her husband Clinton, all of Covington; two sons, Wayne Sizemore and his wife Dee Ann and Gerald Sizemore, Jr. all of Covington; 8 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren; two sisters, Missy Grim of Roanoke; and Ruby Tawney of North Carolina; three brothers, Buddy Gibson and his wife Carlene; Vance Gibson and his wife Kathy, all of Covington and Buzzy Gibson and his wife Shelby of Newport News; sisters-in-law, including Mary Etta Sizemore of Covington Stanley and Nancy Burchfield and a number of nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held Friday, April 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM in the Arritt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Doug Williams officiating. The interment will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery. The family will receive their friends Thursday, April 2, 2015 from 7:00 until 8:30 PM at the Arritt Funeral Home. Memorial donations in Mrs. Sizemore's name may be made to Mountain Regional Hospice, PO. Box 637, Clifton Forge, VA 24422. Cemetery Information Cedar Hill Cemetery 1521 S. Carpenter Dr. Covington,VA - 24426 Service Friday, April 3, 2015 02:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426 Visition Thursday, April 2, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM Arritt Funeral Home 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426
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Debbie Shuart

Apr 22, 2024

Kathy, So sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He’ll be remembered as the kind face and always a kind word sitting in front of us at Church. Prayers 🙏

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Mr. and Mrs Terry Rock

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family - We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Johnny was a fine man and he will be missed. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers, with our sincerest sympathy.

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Thomas and Barbara Tucker

Apr 21, 2024

Robert was one of the greatest person I've ever met a Christian friend. And man always loved to see you happy go lucky. Never a bad word to say about anybody. Are lives are richer for knowing him .

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Debbie Tingler Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and Family
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Johnny was such a kind sweet person. His smile would brighten anyone's day. God Bless All of You.

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Michele and Joshua

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family. Sorry for your loss.

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Sandy Lemons

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley, John and Lorrie my thoughts and prayers. Some of our best times in Covington were at your house. Johnny and Bo are up there healthy and pain free. My love and prayers are with you all.

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Donnette Miles

Apr 20, 2024

May you rest in paradise.

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Jack & Nadine Wykle

Apr 20, 2024

Cathy we are both so sorry for your loss. May you find hope and peace in the precious memories of yesterday.

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Roscoe R. Humphries

Apr 20, 2024

Jonny was such a wonderful man who loved his family, enjoyed his motorcycle rides with friends and attending car shows. Prayers to you Shirley and family.

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Donna S. Nicely

Apr 20, 2024

Please accept my most sincere sympathy at this difficult time. May God bless you and may his influence live on in the lives he touched along life’s way.

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Mike and April Rose

Apr 20, 2024

Johnny was a good dear friend,who will be missed immensely.Our deepest sympathy to the Nida family.

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Pete and Mary Hutchison, Jr

Apr 19, 2024

Thankful for the many wonderful memories from our motorcycle trips. Prayers for peace and comfort.

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