MOUNT AIRY — Mrs. Ruby Jessup Hunter, age 102, passed away on Wednesday, February 19, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Mount Airy, where she was a member of Mount Airy Friends Meeting and a past Worthy Matron of Chapter No. 19 Order of the Eastern Star. She moved to Cypress Glen, a retirement center in Greenville, NC in 2000, and eventually moved to Magnolia Cottage at Dover, NC, in 2012 to be near her daughter. She was married to Valna Ralph Hunter who preceded her in death in 1973, and is survived by her daughter, Ruby Hunter Morris and husband, Thomas H. Morris of Kinston, NC; grandchildren Hunter Morris of Raleigh, NC, and Jessica L. Morris of Beaufort, NC; great grandchildren Anthony and Althea Kominiarek of Beaufort, NC. The family would like to thank the owner and staff at Magnolia Cottage for the loving care given "Miss Ruby" while she was a resident there. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 on Saturday, February 22 at Oakdale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to a
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