Ruby G. Armbrester, 88

MARCH 27, 1925-JUNE 2, 2013

June 03, 2013
  • Ruby G. Armbrester
Ruby G. Armbrester

Ruby Gertrude (Grubb) Armbrester, 88, of Hedgesville, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Berkeley Medical Center.

Born March 27, 1925, in Berkeley County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Rev. Charles Newton Grubb and Ola Cannon (Cookus) Grubb.

She was a member of Johnsontown Church of the Brethren.

She is survived by her husband, James Raymond Armbrester, whom she married Feb. 24, 1949; daughter, Sherry Armbrester Harper of Hedgesville; grandson, Justin L. Harper; great-granddaughter, Riley Harper; close nephew, C. Thomas Neal and wife, Luann; and many other nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by five brothers, Earl Grubb, Fred Grubb Sr., Paul Grubb, Cyrus Grubb and Charles N. Grubb Jr.; and seven sisters, Mary Belle and Lillian Grubb, Virginia Pearl McDonald, Mabel Hedges, Pauline Kaufmann, Freda Neal and Grace Keylor.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Brown Funeral Home with Pastor Dennis Rhoe officiating. Interment will be in Rosedale Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Johnsontown Church of the Brethren, P.O. Box 278, Hedgesville, WV 25427.

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