Ruby Rhunette <I>Patton</I> Pym

Ruby Rhunette Patton Pym

Death 10 Nov 2000 (aged 80)
Burial Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 49839246 · View Source
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Boone, N.C.
Ruby Rhunette Patton Pym, age 80, of Boone, widow of the Rev. Earl Milton Pym, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, at Watauga Medical Center in Boone.

She was born July 20, 1920, in Gray Court, to the late Robert Lee and Minnie McKee Patton. She received her LPN degree from Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, N. C. She worked at Anson County Hospital in Wadesboro, N.C., and later at Watauga Medical Center from 1981 until 1992. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Boone.

Survivors include three daughters, Mary Jane Perry and husband, Everette, of Pittsboro, N.C., Virginia Carson of Greenville and Ruth Pym Curtis of Boone; three sons, Robert Edward Ernest Pym of Greenville, Milton Pym Jr. and wife, Linda, of Easley, and David Pym of Allendale; two granddaughters, Sara Franks and husband, Gary, of Easley and Wendy Leigh Curtis of Boone; one grandson, Walter J. Pym of Easley; one great-grandson, Wesley Franks of Easley; and two sisters, Virginia Heaton of Greenville and Emma Grace Ausburn of Easley. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Agnes Hill and a brother, James Patton.

Funeral services will be conducted today at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Boone, with Dr. Lamar King officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the service.

Graveside services will be conducted Monday at 3 p.m. at Graceland Cemetery in Greenville with Dr. Steven Carreker and the Rev. Keith Shorter officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Westville Memorial Funeral Home in Greenville, prior to the service.

Flowers are appreciated or memorial contributions may be made to the Music Ministry at First Baptist Church of Boone, 375 West King St., Boone, NC. 28607, or to the Seby Jones Regional Cancer Center, Watauga Medical Center, P.O. Box 2600, Boone, N C. 28607.-- Hampton Funeral Service, Boone.

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