Ruby Irene Dameron, 92, of Athens, died Friday, September 8, 2017.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday, September 11, at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Joe Teal officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation is 1 p.m. until the service.
Ruby was born February 2, 1925, in Arkona, Ontario, Canada. Her parents were Roy Adrian McChesney and Ada Myrtle Eastman of Ontario, Canada. Ruby lived her early years in Detroit, Michigan.
On September 2, 1944, she married Arthur Edward Dameron Jr. in Hondo, Texas, where he was on active duty in the United States Air Force. Their marriage of 71 wonderful years was a testament to their love. Her husband, Arthur, died two years ago this month.
Survivors include her daughter Roxanne Irene Hill of Athens; son Arthur Adrian Dameron of Lexington, Kentucky; and sister Audrey Attenberger of Rochester, Michigan. Pallbearers will be Andy Balch, Sid Camp, Oscar Gay, Jeff Glaze, Robert Hill, Mark Rockwell, and Jimmy Sloan.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Limestone County or First Baptist Church of Athens.
Published on September 8, 2017