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Ruby Johnson August 9, 1937 - July 16, 2019

Tisdale-Lann Memorial

Ruby (Scribner) Johnson ,81, died on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at N. Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo . She was born on August 9, 1937 in Lee County to Delphi (Hill) and John Hollis Scribner. She was a life long resident of Lee County, and was a retired nurse. She was a member of Old Union Baptist Church in Shannon. She enjoyed gardening and being with her family. Survivors include one daughter, Wanda Horton (Gary) of Shannon; one son, Mike Kimble (Reba) of Tremont; six grandchildren, Tawana Johnson, Dustin Stanford, Kathleen Christopher, Amanda Young, Allison Mitchell, and John Major Kimble; thirteen great grandchildren; three sisters, Frances Burt, Dottie Blackburn, and Betty Quigley; several nieces and nephews; and one special friend, Shirley Fredrick.

Visitation will be today from 5 p.m.- 9 P.M. and Thursday from 9 A.M. until Service Time. Services will be 11: A.M. Thursday at the Chapel of Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Nettleton with Bro. Bob O'Neal officiating. Burial will be Old Union Cemetery in Shannon. Pallbearers will be Jerry Ellis, Matt Ellis, Kyle Simmons, Earl Kellum, Terry Caples, Dick Wiliams.


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    Sandy McFarling says

    Homan and I are so sorry for your loss. We could not attend service as we are headed to Gatlinburg. Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family. We will always treasure our memories at Palmetto Baptist Church.

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    Betty Tatum Shankle says

    Mike and Wanda, so sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Your Mom was a beautiful soul. Haven’t seen her for years but thought about her often.

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