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Ruby Myers Morris Barnes

Death 28 May 2008 (aged 80)
Burial Mocksville, Davie County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 27761208 · View Source
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MOCKSVILLE - Mrs. Ruby Myers Barnes, 80, passed away at her home, Wednesday, May 28, 2008. She was born in Forsyth County on July 27, 1927, to the late Jake and Jennie Beck Myers. Mrs. Barnes was a faithful member of Edgewood Baptist Church and attended as long as her health permitted. She loved to teach Sunday school, fish and spend time with the ones she loved. Mrs. Barnes retired as an inspector for R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. with 39.5 years of service. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband Bennie Joseph Morris Sr., two sons, Bennie Joseph Morris Jr. and Larry Wayne Morris and by two sisters, Betty Lou Head and Hazel Woods. Mrs. Barnes is survived by her husband, Harvey Barnes of Mocksville, a daughter, Sylvia Boger and special friend, Keith Allen of Mocksville, two sons, Ronald L."Ronnie" Morris and wife Shelia of Walnut Cove and Melvin "Michael" Morris of Mocksville, six grandchildren, Larry Wayne Morris Jr., Steven Brooks, Lauren Morris, Tammy Morris, Christy Vernon and Kevin Pruitt, six great-grandchildren, two sisters, Pansy Gaither and Peggy Keaton both of Statesville, two brothers, Garland "Bug" Myers of Mocksville and Wayne Myers of Statesville and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 30, 2008, at Edgewood Baptist Church in Coolemee with Rev. Danny Shore and Rev. Thomas Tuggle officiating. Burial will follow in Fork Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 8:00 p.m. this evening at Hayworth-Miller Kinderton Chapel. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to; Hospice and Palliative Care Center, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103. (Hayworth-Miller Kinderton Chapel is assisting the Barnes family).

Published in the Winston-Salem Journal on 5/29/2008.

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  • Created by: David Clay
  • Added: 23 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27761208
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby Myers Morris Barnes (27 Jul 1927–28 May 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27761208, citing Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Mocksville, Davie County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by David Clay (contributor 46973418) .