Mrs. Ruby Elizabeth Davidson, age 93, of Vernon, passed away Feb. 13, 2013 at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Panama City. She was born Dec. 25, 1919 in Vernon, to the late James H. and Josie Russ Tharp.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Davidson was preceded in death by a brother, James Howard Tharp; a brother and sister-in-law, Hilton and Barbara Tharp; a sister, Orene Turnage; a stepson, Wayne Davidson; father-in-law and mother-in-law, D.W. and Erma Davidson.
Mrs. Davidson is survived by her husband, Robert L. Davidson of Vernon; one step-son, Gene Davidson of Chipley; one sister, Lottie Brown of Tullahoma, Tenn.; one sister-in-law, Nellie Tharp of Santa Rosa Beach; one brother-in-law, Milton Turnage of Dry Prong, La., and several extended family members.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at Peel Funeral Home Chapel Vernon with the Rev. Dennis Boyett officiating. Interment followed in the New Hope Methodist Church Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. Family received friends one hour prior to funeral.