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Obituary – Ruby Bilbrey




Mrs. Ruby Bilbrey passed from this life on Wednesday evening, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Overton County, Tennessee on November 21, 1931 to the late Charlie & Hessie Stover Parrott. Ruby was a 1953 graduate of Livingston Academy and a member of the Free Communion Church of Christ. She loved her church family, gardening, and cooking. Ruby had a green thumb for plants and flowers and loved her grandchildren dearly.

Ruby leaves behind her loving daughter, Carol Ann Rudd and husband, Ronnie of Livingston, TN; grandchildren, Jacob Reeder & wife Afton of Fullerton, CA, Kandace Ward & husband Austin of Livingston, TN, and Elizabeth Rudd of Monroe, TN; great-grandchildren, Kaysen Ward, Mayim Reeder, and Casca Reeder; brothers, Roy Parrott & wife Jessie of Monroe, TN, and Charles "Chig" Parrott & wife Rose of Hilham, TN; sister-in-law, Betty Parrott; and brother-in-law, Herman Bilbrey; several nieces and nephews, and special caregiver, Dean Ledbetter.

In addition to her parents, Ruby was preceded in death by her husband Willie "Bill" Bilbrey; brothers, Kersey Stover, James Parrott, and John Parrott; sister, Katie Parrott.

Pallbearers to serve are Jared Rudd, Michael Matthews, Weston Parrott, Jack Parrott, Tyson Stover, and Kersey "Junior" Stover.

Graveside Services for Mrs. Ruby Parrott Bilbrey, age 88, of Livingston will be conducted 2 p.m., Sunday, April 5, 2020 from the Wirmingham Cemetery. Bro. Chris Coil will officiate. The family will welcome friends at the graveside.

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