July 8, 1915 - June 30, 2014
Ruby Leona Roberts of Elmore City, Oklahoma was born to Dave M. and Mary (Ivey) White on July 8, 1915 in Elmore City, Oklahoma and passed from this life on June 30, 2014 in Lubbock, Texas at the age of 98 years. Ruby grew up and attended school in Elmore City, Oklahoma. She and Truman Bishop were married and made their home in Plainview, Texas. They lived in various places in Texas before his passing. Ruby married Barney Roberts and together they made their home in Lubbock, Texas before moving back to Elmore City, Oklahoma in 1974. Ruby was living with her granddaughter, Betty Smith in Lubbock, Texas at the time of her passing. Ruby worked as an Avon Consultant for many years and was owner of a café at one time. In her spare time she enjoyed raising chickens. She was a member of Love Baptist Church and Fellowship Church in Lubbock, Texas. The highlights of her life were going church and loving Jesus. Mrs. Roberts is survived by: 1step-daughter: Barbara Eaves of Custer City, Oklahoma brother: Ralph White of Elmore City, Oklahoma 4 grandchildren: Betty Smith of Lubbock, Texas James Smith and wife Marlene of Lubbock, Texas John Collier of Custer City, Oklahoma Chris Collier of Custer City, Oklahoma 4 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren A host of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Mrs. Roberts was preceded in death by: Her husbands: Truman Bishop and Barney Roberts Parents: Dave and Mary White 2 daughters: Bobbie Smith and Betty Phipps 3 brothers and 2 sisters 2 grandchildren: Alice Smith and Lloyd Phipps Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Love Baptist Church with Rev. Dan Chrestman officiating. Interment will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home. You may send a condolence to the family at www.woosterfuneralhomes.com.
Ruby Leona Roberts of Elmore City, Oklahoma was born to Dave M. and Mary (Ivey) White on July 8, 1915 in Elmore City, Oklahoma and passed from this life on June 30, 2014 in Lubbock, Texas at the age of 98 years. Ruby grew up and attended school... View Obituary & Service Information
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