Aug 18, 1915 - Dec 23, 2012 MOORE Ruby J. Allen, 97, of Moore, OK, passed away Dec. 23, 2012. She was born Aug. 18, 1915, to Roy & Mary Lee, of Nido, OK. Ruby was a member of First Baptist Church of Moore, where she loved going every Sunday. She enjoyed gardening and cooking. Ruby also enjoyed spending time at volunteering at the hospital and church. She loved kids and animals, but most of all, she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by her two sons, Pete Allen, and Joe Mike Allen & wife Betty; four grandchildren: Debrorah Lee Haser, of OKC; Shyla Slay, of OKC; Michael Williams, of Stillwater; and Mitch Allen, of Las Vegas; nine great-grandchildren, Christopher Hanna, Kevin Hanna, Brandon Haser, Dustin Haser, Carolyn Slay, Jack Slay, Amee Williams, Taylyr Williams and Jason Radonski; two great-great-grandchildren, Kylee and Makenna Hanna; two nephews, Robert Allen and Jimmy Allen; four nieces, Dorall "Skipper" Mancini & husband Vincent, Verna Akin, Jamie Lee and Candy Hallinger; two cousins, Alto Cole and Reverend Garnett Cole; and a host of other loving family members and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Allen; brother, RF Lee; and sister, Arzean Lee. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to be made to a church building fund of your choice. Services will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27 at John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel, Moore, OK; Interment to follow at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, Norman, OK. Services are under the direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home.
Published in The Oklahoman from Dec. 25 to Dec. 27, 2012