Mrs. Joann Ruby Lee Dingle, 68, a native of Bonifay, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at Doctors Memorial Hospital, Bonifay. She attended the public school in Bonifay and was a graduate of Roulhac High School. Afterwards graduated from the New Hampshire College, New Haven, Conn. with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She was a former employee of the New Haven Board of Education System. She was of the Methodist faith, and a member of New Bethel A.M.E. Church in Bonifay.
Survivors include a daughter, Regina Wicks (Warren), New Haven, Conn.; mother, Mary King; sister, Rosalie McClain; brother, Ben King, Jr. all of Bonifay; four grandchildren and many nieces nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.
Funeral service was conducted at 12 p.m. on Friday, January 4, 2012, at New Bethel A.M.E. Church with the Rev. Claretha Smith, the Rev, A.H. Davis and the Rev. R.E. Hudson Officiating. Interment followed in the Bonifay Cemetery with the Cooper Funeral Home of Chipley in charge of arrangements. The remains lied in repose at the church one hour prior to service. The Cooper Funeral Home of Chipley directing.