Sylvia Arlene Dudley Gibson, 92, of Charlottesville died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Charlottesville Health and Rehab.

Sylvia Arlene Dudley Gibson, 92, of Charlottesville died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Charlottesville Health and Rehab. 

She was born Dec. 25, 1925, in Charlottesville a daughter of Hunter Samuel Dudley and Lelia Ladd Dudley.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest Yarbro Gibson; her beloved son, Craig Steven Gibson; sisters Martha Elizabeth Liggon, Margaret L. Gambrell and Katherine A. Omohundro; and a brother, James Fulton Dudley.

Sylvia was a member of the Lexington Baptist Church and was a retired dietician with Virginia Military Institute.

Surviving her are eight nieces and nephews and many great-nieces and nephews and also great- great nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 am. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Harrison Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Michael Saunders.  Burial will be private in Rockbridge Memorial Gardens.

Sylvia understood the sanctity of human life from conception to natural death.  It is because of this we ask that in lieu of flowers you consider a memorial gift in her name to one of the following:  The Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia, 1416 Greenbrier Pl, Charlottesville, VA 22901 or Hospice of Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Parkway, Charlottesville, VA 22911.

Arrangements are by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.

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