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Ruby Humphress, 66

Ruby Humphress, 66, 619 Tutt Street, Columbia, died Monday, April 12, 2004, at 2:06 p.m., at Westlake Regional Hospital Emergency Room.

The funeral service will be Thursday, April 15, 2004, at 2:00 p.m., at Grissom Funeral Home, Coumbia, KY, with Bro. Hugh Withers and Bro. Terry White officiating.

Mrs. Humphress was the daughter of the late Jordan and Flora Linville Cothron of Tennessee and a member of Egypt Christian Church.

Survivors include the following:
  • Her husband: Wallace Humphress, Columbia, KY
  • Three sons and daughters-in-law: Mike and Judy Humphress, Campbellsville; Ricky and Rhonda Humphress, Indianapolis, In; and Ronnie and Kimberly Humphress, Brownsburg, IN
  • Four daughters and sons-in-law: Debra and Larry Livingston, Indianapolis, In; Cheryl and Tim Dunn, Mooresville, IN; Charlotte and Jody Sloan, New Castle, IN; and Tammy Humphress, Columbia, KY
  • Three brothers: James Cothron, Somerset, KY; J.C. Cothron, Lafayette, TN: Fred Cothron, Underwood, IN
  • And 12 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Joyce Humphress, and by two brothers, J.D. and Charles Cothron.

Grissom Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation will be at the Grissom Funeral Home after 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, 2004.

Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or

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