GASTONIA - Ruby Brown Smiley, known to family and friends as "Mrs. Ruby", 87, died peacefully on July 14, 2014, at Meadow Wood Nursing Center.
She was born in Belmont on July 11, 1927, daughter of the late Samuel Jones and Emma Shelton Brown.
A service to celebrate her life will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Mt. Holly Church of God.
Interment will be in Gaston Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont.
Condolences may be sent online by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com.
McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the family.
Published in Gaston Gazette on July 16, 2014
McLean Funeral Directors
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