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Monice Ruth Green McGiboney, 91
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Mrs. Monice Ruth Green McGiboney, 91, of Rock Island and McMinnville died Wednesday, July 14. 

She was born July 1, 1930 in Dibrell. She is a 1948 graduate of Central High School. She also completed her associate’s degree from Nashville Business College while rooming at Central Church of Christ Girls’ Home in Nashville. Monice wore many hats in her lifetime. She was a retired bookkeeper, dairy farmer’s wife, and postmaster of Campaign Post Office. She was a member of the Central Church of Christ. She was a 4-H member, Volunteer Leader of 4-H, and the Warren County Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Committee.

Monice was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, William Olan McGiboney, her parents, John Freeland Green and Estella Webb Green, four brothers, and four sisters.

She is survived by her children, Bruce Jeffrey McGiboney (Mary Jane) of Herndon, Va., Eva Joyce McGiboney Britton (David) of McMinnville, and Cheryl Renee McGiboney Campbell (Presley) of Huntsville, Ala., her grandchildren, Ann Marie McGiboney Rocha (Joe) of El Paso, Texas, Bruce Jeffrey McGiboney Jr. of Herndon, Va., Virginia Suzanne McGiboney of Arlington, TN, William Davey Britton (Emily) of Eagleville, TN, Marler McGiboney (Mac) Britton (Whitney) of Woodbury, three great-grandchildren, Sandro Rocha, Behr Warren Britton, and Rudy Olan Britton. Monice is also survived by a nephew, Craig Green and son Marty, and her nieces Wanda Rogers Alexander, Linda Rogers Curtis, and Teri Green.

In lieu of flowers, Monice requested donations be made to Central Church of Christ Beds Program, Tiny Homes Project for the Homeless, or Asbury Cemetery Trust. The family wishes to express a special thank you for the caregivers and staff of Willow Branch Health and Rehabilitation Center for the excellent care provided to their mother and the assistance and comfort to the entire family.

Funeral service will be held Saturday, July 17, at 3 p.m. at High’s Chapel with Doug Bost and Steve Stubblefield officiating. Burial will follow at Asbury Cemetery in Rock Island. Visitation will be from 12 p.m. until time of service at High’s. Online condolences may be made to www.highfuneralhome.com.

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 16, 2021