Carol Thompson-Rohrer Bibbee, 79, of Vienna, W.Va., passed away on April 20, 2013, at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, following a short illness.
She was born Nov. 28, 1933, in Noble County, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Welcome and Alma McElfresh Rohrer.
Carol was a homemaker and her biggest joy came from spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed working in her yard, reading and watching television game shows. She was currently a member of 36th Street Church of Christ of Vienna, where she was active in the Ladies Bible Class. She was formerly a member of North End Church of Christ and spent time participating in the church's stuffing of bears program at the local hospitals, and was a 1952 graduate of Parkersburg High School.
Surviving is her loving husband of nearly 60 1/2 years, Donald C. Bibbee; two daughters, Nancy Baker (Lee) and Cheryl Bibbee, both of Vienna, W.Va.; two sons, Roger Bibbee and Rick Bibbee, both also of Vienna, W.Va.; one sister, Dorla Archer of Noble County, Ohio; one brother, Nelson Thompson, also of Noble County, Ohio; six grandchildren, Adam Bibbee (Jocelyn), Braden Bibbee, Chase "C.D." Bibbee, Andrew Baker (Christie), Brandon Brown (Jaima) and Rachel Cumberledge; one great-grandson, Cole Baker; and one great-great-grandson, Chance Baker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Beulah Wissmann, Rita Colbert and Norma Parks-Fry; and one grandson, Kurt Baker.
Funeral services will be 11a.m. Wednesday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 3005 Grand Central Ave., Vienna, with Evangelist Eddie Cooper and Evangelist Mark Mason officiating. Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the funeral home.
Please visit www.lamberttatman.com to share online condolences with the Bibbee family.