Ruby L. Humphrey age 90

Ruby L. Humphrey age 90


Mrs. Ruby L. Humphrey age 90 of Salem passed away Sunday, November 15 at her home.

Mrs. Humphrey was born September 23, 1925 in Illinois the daughter of Charles Banks and Anna Pearl Alspaugh Nice.  She was a homemaker and farmer with her husband.   She was a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church.

Ruby married Cleo Humphrey on February 22, 1947 and he preceded her in death on May 31, 2015.  She was also preceded in death by four brothers:  Dale, Raymond, Richard and Stanley Nice, five sisters:  Betty Strange, Anna Mae Zink, Pat Floyd, Hazel Voyles and Helen Branaman and her parents.

She is survived by two sons:  Jim Humphrey (Julie) of Columbus, Indiana and Rodney Keith Humphrey of Salem, a daughter:  Evelyn Hamilton (Mike) of Salem, three brothers:  Junior, Robert and James Nice all of Salem, one sister:  Nona Cole of Salem, 8 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1:00PM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8PM and Wednesday from 9AM-time of service.