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Ruby Marie Gant Ashe
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1917
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 2009
Asheville
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Ruby Marie Ashe, age 92, of Canton, NC was born in Haywood County on Jan. 22, 1917 and passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2009, at Mission Hospitals Memorial Campus.

A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mattie Humphries Gant. She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Ashe, who died in 1987; several brothers; a sister, a son, Tommy Ashe, and a granddaughter, Angela Renee Schrader. She was a member of Beulah Baptist Church. Ruby enjoyed reading, working crossword puzzles, and traveling.

She is survived by three sons, two daughters, a brother, eight grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Burial will be in Morning Star Cemetery. The

Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice.

Wells Funeral Home.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Lee Gant (1879 - 1960)
  Mattie Leona Humphreys Gant (1882 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Claude Coulter Ashe (1916 - 1987)*
 
 Children:
  Shirley Ashe Clark (1941 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edna Mae Gant Norris (1903 - 2002)*
  Mitchel A. Gant (1904 - 1979)*
  Bertha Leona Gant Cornwell (1909 - 2001)*
  Cecil Belle Gant Christopher (1912 - 1991)*
  Wiley Robert Gant (1913 - 1996)*
  Ruby Marie Gant Ashe (1917 - 2009)
  Helen Gant Clubb (1919 - 2008)*
  Eula Gantt Penland (1920 - 1944)*
  Theodore Gant (1923 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Morning Star Cemetery
Canton
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Ann Lindsey
Record added: Feb 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65868070
Ruby Marie <i>Gant</i> Ashe
Added by: Kate McQueen Kretchmer
 
 
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Rogers family
- George Rogers Park
 Added: Nov. 22, 2011
May you rest in peace.
- Ann Lindsey
 Added: Feb. 19, 2011
 
 
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