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Ruby Marie Carter

Ruby Marie Carter, 76 of Rose Bud passed away Saturday, December 13, 2014. Ruby was born October 2, 1938 in Gravel Hill, Arkansas to the late Lewis and Zelda (Barnette) Stevens.
Ruby was a member of Mt. Hebron Baptist Church. She was a country girl and loved to travel to the mountains. She had a passion for working puzzles and reading. Ruby loved her family very much and was loved by all who knew her. She will always be with us in our hearts.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Kenneth Carter of Rose Bud, Arkansas; two daughters, Mary Waggle (Melvin) of Rose Bud, Arkansas and Amy Ausburn (Bobby) of Longview, Texas; one brother, Larry Stevens of Bradford, Arkansas; two sisters, Carroll Richardson of Booneville, Arkansas, and Nadine Kaylor of Gravel Hill, Arkansas; six grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents Ruby was preceded in death by one brother, James Stevens; and two sisters, Shirley Turner and Glenda Anderson.

Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 17th at Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. at Mt. Hebron Baptist Church with interment following at Sidon Cemetery.

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  • Visitation

    December 17, 2014
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300

  • Funeral Service

    December 18, 2014
    10:00 AM

    Mt. Hebron Baptist Church

    Hwy 36
    Joy, AR

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Ken we are so sorry to hear of Ruby passing, you and Ruby were such an important part of our lives and it will always be remembered.
Grover and Sue Corbell
Vian, OK

Posted by Grover Corbell - Vian, OK - Friend   December 18, 2014

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. It will help ease the pain to remember Ruby is not in any pain or sick anymore! Love you all very much!
Elaine Keathley

Posted by Elaine Keathley - Heber Springs, AR - Friend   December 18, 2014

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Sending my condolences for Kenneth and family. Ruby will truly be missed!

Posted by Mary Lois Carter - Conway, AR - Cousin   December 16, 2014

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I remember Ruby as a friendly out going person that was very close to her husband Kenneth....they loved each other very much and spent their life time together ...

Posted by Jerri Carter - Cabot, AR - Family friend   December 16, 2014

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM