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Ruby Fisher Brown
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1911, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 2008
Dublin
Laurens County
Georgia, USA

Spurgeon Funeral Home August 27, 2008
Indiana

Ruby Haag Brown, age 96, of Dublin, Georgia, and formerly of Brownstown, died on Wednesday, August 20, 2008, at her residence.
She traveled with the circus for 50 years and enjoyed the circus life, performing many shows, including The Mighty Haag Shows, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, the Circus Hall of Fame and Shrine circuses. She performed aerial acts such as the Loop Walk and the Spanish Web and was famous for being carried in Alice the Elephant's mouth by her leg. She was fondly remembered for Miss Ruby's dog act.
She lived 20 years in Donna, Texas, and spent her last two years in Dublin with family. She was a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star 29 of Royal Center, Indiana.
She was the daughter of Charles William Fisher and Ruth Eleanor Gregory, both of whom preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Harry Eugene Haag, Sr. She then married Fred Leo Brown and he preceded her in death in 2006.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Charles Ernest Haag; a daughter, Naomi Ruth Haag; two sisters, Josephine Silverlake and Sarah Evelyn Fisher; and a brother, Arthur Gregory Fisher.
A graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at Fairview Cemetery, Brownstown.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Spurgeon Funeral Home, Brownstown.

The Seymour Tribune Newspaper August 27, 2008
Seymour, Indiana

Ruby Haag Brown, 96, of Dublin, Ga., and formerly of Brownstown, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008, at her residence.
She traveled with the circus for 50 years and enjoyed the circus life, performing many shows, including The Mighty Haag Shows, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, the Circus Hall of Fame and Shrine circuses. She performed aerial acts such as the Loop Walk and the Spanish Web and was famous for being carried in Alice the Elephant's mouth by her leg. She was fondly remembered for Miss Ruby's dog act.
She lived 20 years in Donna, Texas, and spent her last two years in Dublin with family. She was a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star 29 of Royal Center, Ind.
She was the daughter of Charles William Fisher and Ruth Eleanor Gregory, both of whom preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Harry Eugene Haag, Sr. She then married Fred Leo Brown and he preceded her in death in 2006.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Charles Ernest Haag; a daughter, Naomi Ruth Haag; two sisters, Josephine Silverlake and Sarah Evelyn Fisher; and a brother, Arthur Gregory Fisher.
A graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Fairview Cemetery, Brownstown.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Spurgeon Funeral Home, Brownstown.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles William Fisher (1890 - 1965)
  Ruth Eleanor Gregory Fisher (1891 - 1977)
 
 Spouses:
  Harry Eugene Haag (1900 - 1957)*
  Fred Leo Brown (1920 - 2006)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Ernest Haag (1929 - 1997)*
  Naomi Ruth Haag Carpenter (1934 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruby Fisher Brown (1911 - 2008)
  Josephine Helen Fisher Timberlake (1913 - 2003)*
  Arthur Gregory Fisher (1918 - 1996)*
  Sarah Evelyn Fisher (1919 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Brownstown
Jackson County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Glenda Aikins
Record added: Aug 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29349809
Ruby <i>Fisher</i> Brown
Added by: Glenda Aikins
 
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