Funeral   services   for   Mrs. Ruby Beechboard,   62,   of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at  11 A.M.  on  Thursday,
December 14, 2006, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN.   Burial  will  follow  in  the Key Kilmon
Cemetery in Clay County, TN.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 3 – 9 P.M.,
Wednesday from 10 A.M. – 9 P.M., and Thursday from 9 A.M.
until time of services.

Mrs. Beechboard passed away on Monday,  December 11,
2006, at the Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville,

She was born April 8, 1944, in Clay County, TN, to the late
George Spencer Johnson  &  Nancy Ollie Johnson.  She
was a homemaker and a member of the Red Hat Club.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by
Waymon, Billy, Robert, and  Jody Johnson;  and  3
Bonnie Key, Olene Key, and Maggie Goad.
Survivors    include    
1 Son:   James   H.   Beechboard   of
Gainesboro, TN;   
2 Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Loretta &
Gene Brown and LuAnne & Doug Stafford, all of  Gainesboro,
5 Grandchildren: Ciara Stafford, Chelsea Brown, Jaedyn
Stafford, Hunter Beechboard,  and  Jozie Beechboard,   all   of
Gainesboro,  TN;    
the   father   of   her   children:    Elbert
Beechboard of Gainesboro, TN;
3 Brothers: Roy Johnson of
Moss,  TN,   Odell  Johnson   of   Livingston,   TN,  and Hubert
Johnson of Celina, TN; and
2 Sisters: Lola Johnson of Monroe,
TN, and Betsy Wilson of Celina, TN. Several nieces, nephews,
other relatives, and friends also survive.

Bro. Don Bryant will officiate at the services.
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