October 19, 1939 - April 21, 2013
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Robert (Jim), age 73, was a native of Butler, AL and a 50 year resident of Los Angeles, CA. He was united in Holy Matrimony to Dorothy Robbins of Mobile, AL in 1963. Together they moved to Los Angeles and during their 50 years of marriage, they were blessed with 4 children: Don, Veronica, Danita and Leo Ruffin. Robert was employed by the Alabama Pipe Company for several years and in 1973, began a successful career in public service for the County of Los Angeles as a Maintenance Engineer. He served 26 years of loyal public service before his retirement on March 31, 1999. He will be missed by his beloved wife, 4 children, 4 siblings and a host of loving grandchildren, family and friends.
Services will be held at McCormick Mortuary-Inglewood. Viewing: May 2nd, 4-8pm, Funeral: May 3rd, 1 pm.
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Apr. 30, 2013