|Birth: ||Sep. 30, 1918|
Jeff Davis County
|Death: ||May 27, 2011|
Ruby Brantley Bland - BAXLEY - Ruby Brantley Bland, 92, died Friday.
Survivors: sisters, Lilly Maude (Max) Newham, Ethel Mae Hutcheson; brothers, L. W. Jr. (Patsy) Brantley, James (Willie Mae) Brantley; foster daughter, Faye Tomberlin Byars, nieces, nephews, special great nephew, Jeffrey (Barbara) Tomberlin.
Funeral: 3 p.m., Sunday in the chapel of Swain Funeral Home.
Interment: Satilla Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery.
Swain Funeral Home, Inc. Baxley, GA
Savannah Morning News May 29, 2011
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Published in Savannah Morning News on May 29, 2011
The Baxley News-Banner
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Ruby Brantley Bland, 92, died Friday, May 27, 2011 in the Dublinair Nursing Home in Dublin. Mrs. Bland was born Sept. 30, 1918 in Jeff Davis County to the late Lott Warren Brantley, Sr. and the late Lilly Herrington Brantley. She was a member of Dunn Memorial Baptist Church. Mrs. Bland was preceded in death by her husband, Garland B. Bland; a stepmother, Alice "Doll" Herrington Brantley and three sisters, Gertrude B. Collins, Opal B. Ray and Inez Fleming.
Survivors include two sisters, Lilly Maude and Max Newman of Hazlehurst and Ethel Mae Hutcheson of Waycross; two brothers, L. W. Jr. and Patsy Brantley and James and Willie Mae Brantley, all of Hazlehurst; a foster daughter, Faye Tomberlin Byars of Dublin; several nieces and nephews and a special great-nephew, Jeffrey Tomberlin and wife, Barbara, also survive.
Funeral services were held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, May 29 in the chapel of Swain Funeral Home with the Revs. Max Newham and Walter Langdon officiating. Interment followed in Satilla Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery in Jeff Davis County.
Active pallbearers were Larry Brantley, Rob Stone, David Summerall, Jimmy Ray, Jerry Hallman and Glenn Kemp.
Honorary pallbearers were all family and friends in attendance.
Arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.
Lott Warren Brantley (1888 - 1953)
Lilly Herrington Brantley (1888 - 1929)
Benjamin Brantley (1914 - 1916)*
Gertrude Brantley Collins (1917 - 2011)*
Ruby Lee Brantley Bland (1918 - 2011)*
Ruby L. Brantley Bland (1918 - 2011)
Opal Brantley Ray (1920 - 1987)*
Inez Brantley Fleming (1926 - 1997)*
Ethel Mae Brantley Hutcheson (1935 - ____)**
Satilla Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: May 29, 2011
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