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Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Ruby McKay

Sunday, November 28, 2004

Ruby Myrtle Temple Doss McKay, 96, of Oak Harbor, Wash., died Tuesday, Nov. 23, at Careage Nursing Home in Coupeville.

Born March 8, 1908 in Ripley, Tenn., a daughter of the late Robert and Ella Myrtle Temple, she owned a restaurant in Hughes, Ark. and later owned three Merle Norman Cosmetic Studios in Kennett and Blythevile, Ark. until she retired in 1991 and moved to Oak Harbor.

On July 15, 1931, at Blytheville, she married Marvin Edward "Ed" Doss who preceded her in death in 1955. In 1957, at Kennett, she married Henry McKay who preceded her in death in 1979.

Survivors include one daughter, Janelia Myers of Coupeville; three granddaughters, Suzanne April Facendo of Hopewell Junction, New York, Christi Lea Folkestad of Coupeville and Sherri Lynn Brown of Oak Harbor and three great-grandchildren, Tiffany Ann Folkestad, Sean Anthony Brown and Brian Alan Folkestad.