Ruby Champlin, daughter of the late James O'Neal and Ora McCormick O'Neal, was born Oct. 4, 1924, in Kennett, and departed this life Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at the age of 87.
She married Albert E. Champlin, who preceded her in death on June 22, 1989. She was also preceded in death by one son, Bobby Allen Champlin; one brother, James O'Neal, and one sister, Juanita Ellis.
Survivors include one son, Jerry Champlin and wife, Vickie, of Neodesha, Kan.; five grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett with Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.
McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett was in charge of arrangements.