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Ruby Ellen Wash Collins Ellis
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1923
Midway
Woodford County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1977
District Of Columbia, USA

My Grandmother

d/o Raymond Bond and Josephine Wagner Wash
w/o Paul Hedrick Collins, 2nd James Paul Ellis

Obituary:

Ruby Ellis
Services will be held 10 a.m. in Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home, 1500 W. Braddock Road, Alexandria for Ruby Ellen Ellis who died in Walter Reed Army Hospital on Saturday, Feb 5. Interment will be private. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Mrs. Ellis is survived by her husband James Paul Ellis; on son, Ray Paul Collins of Fairfax; one sister, Lola Rice of Muncie, Ind; five brothers, Freddie Wash of Indiana, Doug Wash of Kentucky, Wesley Wash of Alexandria, Sidney Williams and Granville Wash both of Indiana; four grandchildren.

Funeral Notice

Ellis, Ruby Ellen; On Saturday Feb 5, 1977 at Walter Reed Hospital, Ruby Ellen Ellis of Springfield, Va., wife of James Paul Ellis, Mother of Ray Paul Collins, Mother-in-law of Elizabeth Collins, sister of Lola Rice, Freddie, Doug, Wesley and Granvill Wash and Sidney Williams. Grandmother of Page, Ronald, Shannon and James Collins. Friends may call at the Everly-Wheatly Funeral Home, 1500 W. Braddock Rd., Alexandria from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday where funeral services will be held Tuesday, Feb 8, at 10 a.m. Interment private. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Cremation: 8 February 1977
Metropolitan Crematory
Alexandria, VA.

Ruby was cremated and buried with first Husband, Paul Hedrick Collins 
 
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 Parents:
  Raymond Bond Wash (1897 - 1974)
  Josephine Wagner Wash (1901 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Paul Hedrick Collins (1909 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Ray Paul Collins (1945 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Freddie Bond Wash (1920 - 2002)*
  Granville Lee Wash (1921 - 2002)*
  Ruby Ellen Wash Collins Ellis (1923 - 1977)
  Lola Wash Thrasher (1929 - 2013)*
  Lola Wash Rice Thrasher (1929 - 2013)*
  Douglas V Wash (1931 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairfax Memorial Park
Fairfax
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Lot 33A, Section 2 (Good Shepard) , Grave 2
 
Created by: Page Collins Laney
Record added: Dec 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32538126
Ruby Ellen <i>Wash</i> Collins Ellis
Added by: Page Collins Laney
 
Ruby Ellen <i>Wash</i> Collins Ellis
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Ruby Ellen <i>Wash</i> Collins Ellis
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Merry Christmas. I miss you.
- Page Collins Laney
 Added: Dec. 24, 2009

- Robert C. Hill, Sr.
 Added: Mar. 26, 2009

- Robert C. Hill, Sr.
 Added: Feb. 17, 2009
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