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Obituaries

March 26, 2013

Ruby Inman

— Ruby Colleen May Inman, 80, of Florence passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on March 25, 2013, after a long hard battle with cancer. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Pisgah Cemetery with Eddie Wix officiating.

Born on Jan. 17, 1933, she was a member of the Underwood Baptist Church and worked for many years at TeeJays in Florence.  Being devoted to her family, she was a humble person who will be remembered as a loving daughter, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt.

Survivors include her son, Terry L. Inman of Florence; daughters, Linda Johnson and husband Jim of Elkmont, Pam Sanchez and Tricia Formby, both of Florence; granddaughter, Alissa Johnson of New Orleans; grandsons, Phillip Johnson of Elkmont, Owen Formby and Cody Sanche,z both of Florence; sisters, Juanita Keeler and Joyce Lisby and husband Ed, all of Florence; sister-in-law, Joyce May of Florence; and 18 nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Virgil T. and Daphne M. May; son, Jasper L. Inman Jr.; and brother, James V. May.

Pallbearers will be Terry L. Inman, Phillip Johnson, Owen Formby, Cody Sanchez, James McCreless, Mike Lisby, Terry Foster Jr., and Joe Murphy Jr.

We would like to thank Dr. Teresa Olson for her special care and kindness to our mother. Also, to Hospice of Tennessee Valley for their loving care, especially April, Tamekia, Sherry, Jeff and Brother Eddie.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or a charity of your choice.

Sign the online guest register at http://www.elkinsfuneralhome.com.

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