Name: Edna RUBY 1
Birth: 19 FEB 1911 in probably Scioto Co, OH 2
Residence: 1979 Lucasville, Scioto Co, OH 3
Reference Number: 8776|
Father: Zura RUBY b: 13 JUL 1889 in Scioto Co, OH
Mother: Cora Mae HUSTON b: 1891 in Jefferson Twp, Scioto Co, OH
Bascom RATLIFF b: UNKNOWN
- Title: Erma May Ruby Hartmann, daughter of Albert Ruby, in interview April 1999 by grandson Richard L. Hartmann II and his wife Celia
Note: Includes info from interviews after April 1999 as well.
- Title: Barbara Osborne, granddaughter of Zura & Cora (Huston) Ruby
Note: Email Barbara
Text: per email received 17 Jun 2000:
Cora Mae Huston b.1891 d 1-2-1975 daughter of Lenard Huston & Emily.
1. Chester Ruby b 3-17-1914 d 5-23-1984 in Huston Tx
2. Harley Ruby b 3-21-1917 d 6-12-1978 burial Univeral Cemtery Portmouth,Ohio
wife Hazel Newson
3. Orville b.1-18-1923 or 1925 d about last year 1999 wife Marley Sparks
4. Mary b 9-12-1909 d 12-31-1990 in cloumbus,Ohio husben Clarence Wiget b
1898 d 6-9-1996
5. Helen b 9-13-1912 never married
6. Bessie (Dutch nickname) b. 11-10-1915 d 8-9-1987 in columbus husben
7. Edna b 2-19-1911 husben Bascom Ratliff
8. Geneva (Sue nickname) b 9-19-1919 husben Asa G May b 12-6-1916 Elliot
co,ky married 9-12-1936 d 2-7-1996 burried Sunset Gardens Franklin
Furance,Ohio,Occupation Saleman , Father Tom Mays, mother Birchie Adkins
Childer of Sue & Asa Mays :
1. Asa May Jr . married Karen Kaubiac 12-27-37 Lucasvill Ohio
have copy of cora obituary it will not scan for me readable for you will need to copy it.
- Title: Obituary of Zura Ruby
Author: Portsmouth Correspondent
Publication: Aug. 25, 1979
Note: copy in possession of compiler
Text: Zura Ruby, 90, of Zura Ruby Rd, Portsmouth, Rt. 6, died today at Scioto Memorial Hospital.
A Jefferson Township native, and a retired Empire-Detroit Steel rod and wire department foreman, he was a member of Rubyville Community Church.
Preceded in death by his wife, Cora Mae Huston Ruby, in 1975, he is survived by two sons Chester of Houston, Tex., and Orville, 1427 Seventh St., West Portsmouth; a foster son, Donald E. Huston of Portsmouth Rt. 6; seven daughters, Mrs. Mary Wiget, Helen Ruby, and Mrs. Bessie Edward, all of Columbus, Mrs. Edna Ratliff of Lucasville Rt. 5, Mrs. Sue Mays of Eden Park, Portsmouth Rt. 6, Mrs. Minnie Bennett of Wheelersburg Rt. 3, and MRs. Ruth Litz of Hilliard; two brothers, Alfred of Lucasville Rt. 2 and Albert of South Webster; a sister, Mrs. Ella Peters of Grove City; 25 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.
Services are planned at 2 p.m. Monday at Erwin-Dodson Funeral Home in Minford with Rev. Wilbert E. Crace officiating, and interment in Universal Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday.