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Ruby Katherine Hubbard Atkinson

Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, USA
Death 3 Dec 2004 (aged 88)
San Marcos, Hays County, Texas, USA
Burial Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, USA
Plot Map Page 10, Section 17, Lot 5
Memorial ID 67398417 · View Source
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"Ruby Atkinson, age 88, of Abilene and former Coleman resident, died Friday, December 3, 2004 at a San Marcos nursing home. Funeral service will be held today (Tuesday, December 7, 2004) at 11:00 a.m. in Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. H. S. Calahan officiating. Burial will follow in the Coleman Cemetery under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home.

"She was born Ruby Katherine Hubbard on November 12, 1916 in Coleman, Texas, a daughter of the late A. L. Hubbard and Flora Finley Hubbard. She grew up and attended school in Coleman. On October 10, 1938 she married Robert L. Atkinson in Brownwood and he preceded her in death on January 7, 1982. Ruby moved from Coleman in 1948 to Lubbock and then to Abilene in 1972. She was a homemaker and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Abilene. She also was the coffee bar operator at WTU from 1974-1979.

"Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Henry and Gwenette Atkinson of Lubbock, Texas; one daughter, Peggy Townes of San Marcos, Texas; two sisters, Wilma Threadgill and Dorothy Bohannon both of Abilene, Texas; 10 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren."

(Coleman Chronicle and Democrat-Voice, Coleman, Texas, December 7, 2004, page 13. Used with permission.)

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  • Created by: Ralph Terry
  • Added: 24 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67398417
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby Katherine Hubbard Atkinson (12 Nov 1916–3 Dec 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67398417, citing Coleman City Cemetery, Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Ralph Terry (contributor 47372532) .