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Ruby Jennie Newberry
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Ruby Jennie Newberry

Age 87 of Perry, formerly of Owosso, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the Olive Branch in Perry.

Funeral Services will be held 11am Friday June 29, 2018 at Nelson-House Funeral Home-Owosso Chapel with Ruby's sister, Evelyn officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday June 28 from 4pm to 8pm

Ruby was born May 17, 1931 in Anjean, West Virginia; the daughter of Thomas Saunders Pierce and Kate (McGuire) Shrader.

She married Luther Newberry on December 1, 1951 in Grundy, Virginia.

Ruby loved working in her yard and garden, playing the lotto and her favorite was visiting with her friends and family.

Ruby is survived by her children Debra (Ricky) Courtier, Carla (Steve) Osika and Tom (Chris) Newberry; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; her sisters Martha, Evelyn and Myrt; her brother Joe; several nieces and nephews and many other loving family and friends.

She was predeceased by her husband Luther; her son Ralph; son-in-law Terry Courtier; sister Faye; brothers Jr. and Lefty and her parents.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Morrice Senior Center.

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Previous Events





4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Funeral Service




11:00 AM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Cemetery Details


Hillcrest Memorial Gardens

Owosso, MI 48867


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