Ruby Dell Hartleroad, 91, of Olney, died on Friday, September 7, 2012 at 4:24 p.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
Ruby was born on September 9, 1920 to Charles Wesley and Myrtle Louise (Peters) Andrews in Olney. Ruby was a housewife and enjoyed puzzles and reading Western Novels. Ruby loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was a member of the Baptist Faith Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Julia “Judy” Girard of Decatur, IL; daughter Carole Lorett and husband Don of Forsyth, IL; daughter Linda Floyd of Taylorville; daughter Donna Bickerstaff of Swansea; daughter Sheryl Hughes of Ft. Smith, AR; daughter Jackie Fishburn and husband Terry of Taylorville; daughter Martie Copelin and husband Jeff of Edinburg; son Tim Hartleroad of wife Sheila of Stonington; sister Mary Goodman of Texas; sister Patsy Smith of Phoenix, AZ; 35 grandkids, 63 great-grandkids; 12 great great-grandkids and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Beverly Eleine Hartleroad, brothers Elvin Williams and Chuck Andrews, sister Lucille Gardner, son-in-law Robert “Buck” Girard, son-in-law Charles Bickerstaff and granddaughter Monica Girard.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with ther funeral service, officiated by Minister Willard Anderson, at Calhoun Cemetery gravside starting at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 11.