Funeral  services  for  Mrs.  Ruby  Jean  Hix,  86,  of
Westmoreland, Tennessee,  and  formerly  of  Whitleyville,
Tennessee  will be held at  2 P.M.  on  Thursday, September
13, 2012, at the Whitleyville Church of Christ in Whitleyville, TN.
Burial will follow in the Rob Draper memorial cemetery in the
Stone community of Jackson County, TN.

 The  family will receive friends on Thursday from 1 P.M. – 2 P.
M., at the church.

She passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at the
Westmoreland Care and Rehab Center in Westmoreland, TN.

She was born May 14, 1926 in Creston, North Carolina to the
late
Adolphus Osborne and Rosa Osborne Comer. She was
married to the late
Earl Edis Hix. She was a retired health care
worker and a member of the Whitleyville Church of Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death  by  
1 Brother:  Fred  Osborne;  1  Sister: Marie Comer,
and
1 Niece: Evelyn Roark.

 Survivors include
2 Sisters:  Grace Roark of New Castle,
Delaware and Maxine Houck of Lexington, North Carolina;
2
Sisters-in-law:
Alma Jean Hix of Whitleyville, TN and Dorothy
Painter Hix of Donelson, TN. She is also survived by several
nieces, nephews, and a host of good friends.

 Rev. David Spears, chaplain at Westmoreland Care and
Rehab Center, will officiate at the services.
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home