YORK COUNTY - Ruby Frances Hudson went to be with her heavenly father on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at the home of her daughter. She was born February 27, 1921 in Augusta County, VA, the oldest of eleven children. She was a member of Orcutt Baptist Church and attended Sunday school there. She met and made friendships with so many over her years from when she delivered newspapers in her earlier days to later on selling Avon for more than 30 years, where she won multiple awards for the President's Club. She was a member of the Birdella Home Dem Club; was an excellent seamstress and did alterations for many friends and neighbors. She had so many talents, including her love for gardening veggies, fruits, pecans, and flowers, and her hand work from quilting to crocheting. Survivors include her daughter Brenda Ramsey; her son Joseph Hudson (Debbie); her sister Helen Berry; her brother Hunter Fauber (Alice); grandchildren Christy Wilson (Mark), Lori Riesbeck (John), Jimmy Hudson, Brandi Truckenmiller (Stephen), Courtney Ruiz (Renan) and Ryan Hudson; nine great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews; and her wonderful long time neighbors who she cared so much for. She was preceded in death by her children, Joyce and Jimmy; parents Brenard and Mamie Fauber; brothers Raymond, Elwood, Scraper, Billy Fauber; sisters Muriel Baber, Sylvia Johnson, Ruth Taylor, JoAnn Johnson. A visitation will be held from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Orcutt Baptist Church, with a funeral service immediately following at 1:30 PM. Burial will be in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family would like to express their many thanks to Hampton PACE, especially Dr. Pettijean, Susan Thomas, and Chaplain Dr. Will Lowrance for their wonderful care. A special thanks to Ramona Ivory who became her special angel. Memorial donations may be made to Orcutt Baptist Church, attention Senior Care Committee, 653 Baxter Lane, Newport News, VA 23602. Arrangements by W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home.
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Published by Daily Press on Jan. 14, 2016.