LUMBERTON — Ruby Jane Smith Barnes, 81, passed away July 31, 2014, at Southeastern Hospice House of Lumberton.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Floyd Memorial Chapel of Lumberton, the Rev. Dr. Fred Rose officiating. Burial will follow at Meadowbrook Cemetery.
Ms. Barnes was born Sept. 3, 1932, in Lumberton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bera and Grady Darden Smith; six brothers, Grady Vinson Smith, William Garland Smith, Dalton Earl Smith, Alfred Billy Smith, Edward Ben Smith, and Boyce Brooks Smith.
Surviving are her son, Kenny Barnes of Lumberton, her daughter, Karen Barnes of Raleigh, and two sisters, Grace Thomas, of Charlotte, and Melba Stone of Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The family extends great appreciation to the kind staff and caregivers at Lumberton Assisted Living, Woodhaven Rehabilitation and Southeastern Hospice House.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Southeastern Hospice House, 1100 Pine Run Drive, Lumberton, N.C., 28358.
On-line condolences may be made by visiting: www.floydmortuary.net.