Mrs. Joy Violet Gibson – River Bourgeois GIBSON Joy Violet 82, River Bourgeois passed away Sunday April 22, 2018 with her family by her side, at the Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Brandon Manitoba, she was a daughter of the late Willis and Peggy (Cooke) Claypool and was raised by the Roberts Family. Joy was employed as a telephone operator, and later worked as a grounds supervisor at the River Bourgeois School. Joy’s top priority was her family and she enjoyed any opportunity she could to spend with them, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be missed by her children Alan (Faye), Kathie(Robert) Grace, Donnie (Brenda), Barbara (Dwayne) Nichol and Jennifer (Jordan); grandchildren April (Scott), David(Karen), Dougie, Brittany(Tyler), Sheldon, Jeremy, Sara and Dawson; great grand children Acadia, Roan, and Tucker. Joy was predeceased by her Husband Glen and son Douglas. Joy will always be Nan to all her knew her. The family would like to thank the Nursing staff at the Strait Regional Hospital and Doctor Collins and Doctor Pluta for their exceptional care and compassion of our mother. Funeral Service will be held Saturday at 2:00 pm from St. Peters United Church with Rev. Pearl Millar presiding. Memorial donations may be made to Strait Richmond Palliative Care. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Green’s Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Messages to the family may be conveyed at