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Ruby Evelyn Sweeney Chandler
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1925
Chickasha
Grady County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 2012
Forney
Kaufman County
Texas, USA

Ruby Sweeney Chandler
Ruby was born to Hamilton Carlisle Sweeney and Alice Gilbert Sweeney on August 8, 1925 in Chickasaw, OK and passed away, November 30, 2012 in Forney, TX at the age of 87.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, James Lester Chandler, parents, Carl & Alice Sweeney.
Ruby is survived by, son, Harold Chandler and wife, Regina, daughters, Carolyn Foster & husband, Larry and Shirley Whitfield and husband, Elwood; brother, Jimmy Sweeney; sisters, Judi Riggs and Maline Ragan, six grandchildren, eight great grandchildren.
Ruby has been a resident of Rowlett, TX for 37 years and retired after 25 years of service from the Veteran Hospital as a food supervisor. She was a long time member of the Rowlett Church of Christ and after moving to Forney, became a loyal member of the Forney Church of Christ. She loved to watch the cooking shows as well as the shopping network and she was also an avid Dallas Cowboys fan. Ruby loved the lake and was happiest with a fishing pole and a can of worms. She loved to fish and fried catfish was her favorite food. She will be dearly missed.
Family visitaion will be Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012 from 6-8:00pm. Funeral Service will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 3, 2012 at Troy Suggs Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Jim Eubanks officiating. Interment to follow at Grove Hill Cemetery in Dallas, TX.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hamilton Carlisle Sweeney (1903 - 1980)
  Alice McKinnley Gilbert Sweeney (1901 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  James Lester Chandler (1918 - 1996)
 
 Children:
  Shirley Ann Chandler Whitfield (1943 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruby Evelyn Sweeney Chandler (1925 - 2012)
  James C. Sweeney (1931 - 1993)**
  Claudia L Sweeney Young (1933 - 1991)**
  Avanelle Marie Sweeney Jones (1935 - 1999)**
  Edward Carl Sweeney (1936 - 2006)**
  Malline Eura Sweeney Ragan (1939 - 2015)**
  Helen Louise Sweeney Petty (1941 - 2012)**
  Jimmy D. Sweeney (1943 - 2015)**
  Wanda Nadine Sweeney (1945 - 1945)**
  Larry Aaron Sweeney (1946 - 2005)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Grove Hill Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Rick Riggs
Record added: Dec 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101730029
Ruby Evelyn <i>Sweeney</i> Chandler
Added by: Rick Riggs
 
Ruby Evelyn <i>Sweeney</i> Chandler
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- Rick Riggs
 Added: May. 30, 2016
For Ruby
- J Larsen
 Added: May. 31, 2014
 
 
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