GASTONIA - Ruby Jean Sanders, 76, passed away Nov. 4, 2012, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 21, 1936, in Gaston County, daughter of the late Roby William and Mae Faulkner Sanders.
Jean was a member of East Baptist Church, Gastonia.
A funeral service will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia, officiated by the Rev. Tim Parker.
The family will receive friends after the service at the funeral home.
She is survived by her brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald Leroy and Frankie Sanders of Asheville, William D. "Bill" and Sandra Sanders of Gastonia, Paul Glenn Sanders Sr. and Ann Sanders of Gastonia, Ted Mitchell Sanders of Gastonia; sister and brother-in-law, Darlene S. and Jim Hoyle of Gastonia; sisters-in-law, Nancy Sanders and Saundra Sanders.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Claude June Sanders, Bobby James Sanders Sr., Jerry Walters Sanders Sr.
Memorials in honor of Jean may be made to Gaston Hospice, P. O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.
Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.
A guest registry is available at greenefuneral.com.