Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Ruby Lee Palmer, age 94, of Cleveland.
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Mrs. Palmer passed away Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Dave Fortner and the Rev. Dennis Turner officiating. Interment will follow in Gateway Memory Park.
Ruby was born in Stephens County on July 6, 1919, to the late Roy Cash and Ethel Sosebee Cash. She retired for from Talon and was a member of the Cleveland First Baptist Church where she was active in the Hope Sunday School Class. She will be remembered for for the love she had for her family, which was the greatest joy in her life, and for the delicious cakes she baked for her family her friends and her Sunday School Class dinners.
In addition to her parents, Ruby is preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Pern Palmer; as well as sister, Lillie Mae Hefner; brother, Grady Cash; son-in-law, Frank Adams.
She is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Arthur and Betty Palmer, Cleveland; daughter, Martha Adams of Marietta; sister, Ruth Fortner of Lugoff, S.C., as well as three grandsons; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and special friend, Leona Allen.
The family like to acknowledge the staff of Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center for their unending care and compassion.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.
To share a memory or to send a condolence, please visit www.alexander-funeral.com.
Arrangements for Mrs. Ruby Lee Palmer are in the care of Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland, 706-865-1500.
Alexander Funeral Home
2721 Highway 129 South Cleveland, GA 30528
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on Jan. 29, 2014