SHELBY - Ruby Shade Cobb was born on June 4, 1951 to the late David (Doc) Shade and the late Cynthia Mae Shade in Cleveland County, departed this life on Monday, May 26, 2014. She was employed by P.P.G Industries before her health declined. She enjoyed bowling on leagues at work and planting flowers. She was a member of Ramseur Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Harry David Shade. She leaves to cherish fond memories, one daughter, Anita Russell of Kingstown; two sons, Dwayne Spikes Jr. of Kings Mountain and Dwayne Edward Spikes of Shelby; two sisters, Linda Mintz of Kingstown and Laura (Gene) Thurman of Lawndale; one brother, John (Cindy) Shade; one sister-in-law, Martha Shade; James Carl Russell and Shawanda Fuller, who she loved like a son and daughter; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, which include two special friends, Inetta Greene and Janice Dickens.
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Visitation: The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Funeral service: 3 p.m. Friday at Palmer Grove Baptist Church
Officiated by: The Rev. Billy Ramseur
Burial: Ramseur Baptist Church
Funeral home: Genesis Funeral Service and Chapel are servicing the family.
Online condolences: www.genesisfuneralservices.com
Genesis Mortuary and Chapel
413 Weathers Street
Published in Shelby Star on May 29, 2014