July 1, 2005
35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 7/3/2005 24:00:00
35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 7/3/2005 14:00:00
Ruby Smith, age 73, resident of Willard, Ohio passed away on Friday morning, July 1, 2005 at Willard Mercy Hospital. She was born March 26, 1932 in Hueysville, Kentucky to the late Frank and Mildred (Ratliff) Gearheart and had been a Willard resident since 1954. Mrs. Smith was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening and quilting.
She is survived by her husband, Ray Smith whom she married June 29, 1955; one son and daughter-in-law, Ken and Tammy Smith of Willard; one daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Jim Funk of Willard; a grandson, Benjamin Funk; a granddaughter, Shelby Smith; six sisters; Violet Ward of Illinois; Garnett Leveridge of North Carolina; Verna Baldridge of Hillard, OH; Velma Morgan of New Jersey; Alma Sawyer of Michigan; Gypsie Jones of Prestonsburg, KY; one brother, Albert Gearheart of Michigan; and numerous other relatives.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Jeanette Sparkman; two brothers, Carl Gayheart and Chester Gearheart; two half brothers, Haig Gayheart and Herman Gayheart.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth on July 3, 2005 from noon to 2:00 PM, where private funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM with Pastor Danny Hamilton officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Memorial expressions can be made to the Mercy Hospital Foundation of Willard or given to Dr. David Stanbery for Medical Research.