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 Ruby <I>Sronce</I> Auten

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Ruby Sronce Auten

  • Birth 29 Jan 1923 Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 29 Feb 2012 Belmont, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 86113445

BELMONT - Ruby Sronce Auten, 89, passed away Feb. 29, 2012, at her home.
She was born in Gaston County on Jan. 29, 1923, daughter of the late Robert and Mary ODaniel Sronce.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Porter Auten, son, Tony Howard Auten and brother, Marvin Sronce.
Affectionately known as the Pecan Lady, Ruby loved to pick up pecans, bake pecan pies and supply her friends and family with fresh pecans from the trees on her property. She is survived by her two loving daughters; Tandy A. Anderson and husband John of Springwood and Nikki A. Gaddis of Belmont, beloved grandson, Matthew Timothy Gilliam.
A funeral service conducted by Rev. Joe Lawing will be 2:30 p.m. Friday in the Bumgardner Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Burial will be at Gaston Memorial Park.
McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the Auten family.

Published in Gaston Gazette on March 2, 2012

Both of her parents are also buried at Gaston Memorial park.

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  • Maintained by: Michael
  • Originally Created by: Sue Bradley
  • Added: 2 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86113445
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby Sronce Auten (29 Jan 1923–29 Feb 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86113445, citing Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Michael (contributor 46985251) .