Ruby Meade, 88, of 3708 North Prairie Street, Warsaw, Indiana, died on 1/24/2010 at 1:14 am at Miller's Merry Manor – Warsaw, Indiana. She was born on November 3, 1921 in Paintsville, Kentucky.
Ruby was born to Elliott and Cressie (Spencer) Ratliff. She lived in Warsaw, Indiana, since 1943. She married Sam Meade in Prestonburg, Kentucky, in 1937. Ruby worked at Miller's Merry Manor as a housekeeper. She was of the Pentecostal faith. She had four daughters: Mary (spouse Frank) Hall – Warsaw, Indiana; Emma Jean Hurd – Larwill, Indiana; Evelyn (Bill) Marsillett – Prestonburg, Kentucky; and, Sharon (Dave) Perkins – Salyersville, Kentucky. She had one son: Sam (Bonnie) Meade – Trenton, Ohio. She had two brothers: Everett (Dolly) Ratliff – Columbus, Ohio; and Ora Ratliff – Springfield, Missouri. She had a sister, Bessie Jackson – Warsaw, Indiana. There are 25 grandchildren, 53 great-grandchildren, and 24 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded by her husband in 1973. She was also preceded by 3 sons: David Lee Meade, Paul Meade, Adam Meade and a daughter, Elizabeth Ann Meade, 3 brothers and 3 sisters.
Services will be held at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 10:00 A.M.. Calling hours will be 4-8 pm on Wednesday, January 27, 2010. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery – Claypool, IN.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw is in charge of arrangements. The Ruby Meade Family Memorial Fund – c/o Mary Hall, 3082 South SR 25, Warsaw, Indiana, 46580