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Ruby England, 87, Adair County native (1932-2019)

Ruby Zula England, 87, of Cave City, KY died Monday, May 6, 2019 at her home.

Funeral service will be Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 1pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. David McKinney officiating. Burial in Fudge Cemetery in Breeding. Visitation is after 4pmCT Friday.

She was born in Breeding, Kentucky, on February 12, 1932, to the late Ray and Delpha Coomer McKinney. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Philip England, a son, Greg England and a brother, Alfred McKinney.

She was a member of Grider Memorial Baptist Church in Glasgow and retired as a Lunchroom Office Assistant from Watson Lane Elementary School in Valley Station.

Survivors include:

One son and daughter-in-law - Chris & Lori England of Shelbyville

A daughter-in-law - Christie England of Bon Aire

One brother - J.D. McKinney of Breeding

Three sisters - Betty Bean, Pat Phipps & Phyllis Burris all of Columbia

Four grandchildren - Matthew England, Kim England, Christopher England, Justin England

One great-grandchild - Jonathan Earnest

Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate a donation to the Alzheimer's Association. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Ruby England, 87, Cave City/Adair County native (1932-2019)

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