Ruby Towns's Story
Ruby Towns Ivey age 79 passed away Sunday, December 25, 2016. Services will be held at 11AM Thursday, December 29, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Baldwin Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Ivey was born in Telfair County but had made her home in Bonaire and Milledgeville. She worked as a secretary for Dr. E.P. Gosline Chiropractic from the age of nineteen until she turned seventy. Mrs. Ivey was a member of Shalom Tabernacle of Warner Robins. She was preceded in death by her parents Arthur Jackson Towns and Lucy Spires Towns, her husband Joseph Whitfield Ivey, her siblings, Annie Swilley, Vettie Billue, Bessie Proctor, Lucile Gibson, Pauline Garrison, Lorene Bailey, James Towns and Payton Towns, Sr. She spent most of her time taking care of her sisters and her family.
Survivors include her daughter Karen Ivey Herndon (Carlton) of Macon, sisters Louise Towns Manning of Jackson, MS, Katherine Towns Keller (Mike) of Ridgecrest, CA, sisters-in law Gloria Ivey Tanner and Myra Ivey Towns both of Milledgeville, two grandchildren Ted Zeuner (Lacie) of Warner Robins and Leah Rose Herndon of Macon.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home.
Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on December 27, 2016