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Ruby Vettie Evans Willette
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1907
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jul. 12, 1974
Hattiesburg
Forrest County
Mississippi, USA

Services were held at 4 p.m. Sunday at Moore Funeral Home chapel for Mrs. Ruby Willette, 67, of 205 McSwain St., who died Friday at Methodist Hospital following a lengthy illness.

The Rev. Leland Hogan and the Rev. Emmett Boone officiated. Interment was in Greens Creek Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Denny and Joel Sellers, John Schutte, Larry, Donnie and Danny Brumbaugh, Honorary pallbearers were Robert Rollings, Judge Staton Hall, Toby Simmons and Alfred Creel.

Survivors are her husband, five daughters, four sons, 20 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, two sisters, one half-sister, four half-brothers, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Published in Hattiesburg American Monday July 15, 1974. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dennis Eugene Evans (1880 - 1950)
  Vettie Lee Rigby Evans (1882 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Gale Willette (1903 - 1984)*
 
 Children:
  Mildred Elizabeth Willette Brumbaugh (1926 - 2002)*
  Charles Dennis Willette (1928 - 1984)*
  Margaret Ann Willette Chambliss (1929 - 2000)*
  Thomas H Willette (1932 - 2002)*
  James Edward Willette (1935 - 1937)*
  Helen Frances Willette Soldinie (1942 - 2016)*
 
 Siblings:
  Willie Faith Evans Cook (1902 - 1975)*
  James William Evans (1905 - 1971)*
  Ruby Vettie Evans Willette (1907 - 1974)
  Edna Mae Evans Bennett (1914 - 2002)**
  Samuel Cornelius Evans (1918 - 1957)**
  Wilbur Ray Evans (1919 - 1995)**
  Thomas Jefferson Evans (1923 - 1987)**
  George Calvin Evans (1925 - 1983)**
  Hugh Carroll Evans (1928 - 1988)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
MOTHER
 
Burial:
Greens Creek Church Cemetery
Petal
Forrest County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: Beverly Carlisle
Originally Created by: Amy Taylor
Record added: Sep 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42382465
Ruby Vettie <i>Evans</i> Willette
Added by: Beverly Carlisle
 
Ruby Vettie <i>Evans</i> Willette
Added by: Beverly Carlisle
 
Ruby Vettie <i>Evans</i> Willette
Added by: Beverly Carlisle
 
 
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- Little Lady
 Added: Feb. 13, 2016
My maternal grandmother. She so loved her flowers.
- Beverly Sellers Carlisle
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014
 
 
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