Ora Louise Rivas, age 64 of Clarkson passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at her residence. She was born May 8, 1948 in Grayson County, Kentucky, the daughter, of Mack & Iva Williams Gibson.
She is survived by her husband, Erasmo Rivas of Clarkson, two children, David Rivas of Leitchfield & Monique Rivas of Clarkson, five brothers, Leslie Gibson, Hank Gibson, & Bradley Gibson all of Clarkson, Jimmy Gibson of Shepherdsville, & Delmer Gibson of Louisville, four sisters, Ernestine Lindsey of Clarkson, Judy Zeleny of Dallas, TX, Doris Wayne of Mt. Washington, & Cloretta Akridge of Big Clifty.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Ilene Saltsman & Lillian Herdt and two brothers, Cletus & Glenuel Gibson.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Friday (April 19, 2013) at the Sulfur Wells Missionary Baptist Church in Clarkson with Bro. Hank Gibson officiating. Burial will be in the Gibson Cemetery. Visitation will be held after 4:00 p.m., Thursday at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Chapel and from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Friday at the church.