Born 6-10-1929 -- Died 3-1-2004
Ruby Mildred Warren, 74, of Raytown, Mo., daughter of the late Porter E. and Leslie F. Peterson Watkins, was born June 10, 1929, in Sturkie, Ark. She died March 1, 2004.
She married Shelby V. Warren and to this union two children were born. She was a member of Grandview Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Shelby V. Warren of the home; a son, Bill L. Warren of Raytown; a daughter, Betty D. Warren of Raytown; two brothers -- James Watkins of Sturkie, Ark., and Jesse Watkins of Kansas City; and a sister, Opal Brittain of Kansas City, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
The funeral was March 4 at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel in Kansas City, Mo. A graveside service was March 6 at the Watkins Cemetery in Sturkie with David Gibson officiating. Interment was in the Watkins Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of D. W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel. Local arrangements were by Barker Funeral Home of Salem.