Ruby Nell Gordy

Ruby Nell Gordy

Ruby Nell Gordy, 78, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2013. Services will be held on Friday, July 19.2013 at 2:00 P.M. at the Magnolia Baptist Church, Winnsboro, Louisiana.

Mrs. Gordy enjoyed traveling and going to the ballet. She spent several years living overseas where she taught military children. She was a graduate of Winnsboro High School and Northwestern University where she earned her Master's Degree in English and Education. She served as valedictorian both in high school and college.

She is survived by her sister in law; Mary C. Gordy, nephews; Keith Gordy (Mary), Ronny Gordy (Suzanne), and Brent Gordy. She is also survived by her niece; Tammy Gordy Swedenburg, uncle; Bobby Finch (Elise), and several great nieces and nephews.

Ms. Gordy was preceded in death by her parents; Charlie Judson Gordy and Irene Finch Gordy Brent.

Sebrell Funeral Home of Ridgeland, MS is in charge of arrangements.

Sebrell Funeral Home

Ridgeland, MS

Funeral Home

Sebrell Funeral Home
425 Northpark Drive Ridgeland, MS 39157
(601) 957-6946

Published in The News Star on July 18, 2013