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Ruby Clay Nelson
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Birth: 1909
West Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 1977
Huntington
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA

Ruby was the daughter of the late William Barrett and Elizabeth (Bailey) Clay. Ruby married 1st Bogle Trent February 21, 1924 and to this union had 4 children; Hannie (who preceeded her in death), Lona Mae, Kenneth Melvin, and Billy Trent.
She then married Sam Nelson, unknown when.

Charleston Gazette
Friday November 18, 1977

Mrs. Ruby Nelson
Spurlockville - Mrs. Ruby Clay Nelson, 68, of Spurlockville, Lincoln County, died Wednesday in a Huntington Hospital.
Surviving: sons, Earl of Dearborn, Mich., Robert of Cleveland, Ohio, Ronald of Spurlockville, Tommy of California; daughters, Mrs. Lona Poore of Madison, Mrs. Margaret Dickenson of Twilight, Mrs. Mary Ann Thorne of Spurlockville; brother, Buddy of Spurlockville; sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Lewis of Whitesville; 15 grandchildren; one great grandchild.
Service will be 11 a.m. in Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, with the Rev. Roy Withrow officiating. Burial will be in Bear Branch Cemetery, Spurlockville. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Clay (1887 - 1966)
  Elizabeth Elkins Clay (1886 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Bogle Trent (1884 - 1956)*
 
 Children:
  Hannie Trent (1926 - 1933)*
  Lona Mae Trent Poore (1932 - 2008)*
  Kenneth Melvin Trent (1934 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Madge Clay Adkins (____ - 1967)*
  Millard Clay (1905 - 1977)*
  Oliver C Clay (1906 - 1969)**
  Ruby Clay Nelson (1909 - 1977)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bear Branch Cemetery
Spurlockville
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Melissa R.
Record added: Mar 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49931101
 

for my great grandma, rest in peace
- Melissa R.
 Added: Mar. 19, 2010
 
 
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