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Nina E. Rubarts, 93, Casey County, KY (1922-2015)

She worked as a map clerk in Louisville, during WWII, later taught school at Red Hill School in Casey County, for seven years. After leaving the pedagogical community, she worked in the US Postal Service at Dunnville, Yosemite, and Russell Springs before retiring from that career with 31 years of service. She was a one-time member of the Dunnville Christian Church before moving her membership to Antioch Christian Church. Her final resting place will be in the cemetery beside the church. She was very active in both the Dunnville and Antioch churches. She was the daughter of the late Owen L. Ellis and Minnie Henson Ellis, and the widow of Leland G. Rubarts.
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Nina E. Rubarts passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. She was 93.

Memorial services are 9amCT/10amET, Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the Antioch Cemetery with Virginia Ann Rubarts and Aaron Cain officiating.

Nina E. Rubarts, 93, Casey County, KY (1922-2015)

Born Sunday, March 19, 1922 in Casey County, KY, she was the daughter of the late Owen L. Ellis and Minnie Henson Ellis. She died Sunday, August 23, 2015, in Danville, Boyle County, KY, at the age of 93 years, five months, and four days.

On July 9, 1947, she was united in marriage to Leland G. Rubarts.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Leland G. Rubarts, who died September 11, 1974.

During World War II, Mrs. Rubarts worked in a map office in Louisville, KY, and then she returned to Casey County where she taught school for seven years at Red Hill. After leaving the pedagogical community, Mrs. Rubarts worked as a postal clerk at Dunnville, KY; Officer-in-Charge at Yosemite, KY; and postal clerk at Russell Springs, KY. She retired from the postal service in 1981 after thirty-one years of service.

Mrs. Rubarts was a member of the Dunnville Christian Church until 1968. She moved her membership to the Antioch Christian Church, where she attended until she was no longer able to do so. As a member of both churches, she played an active role, especially teaching Sunday school classes.

Survivors include her three children: Virginia Ann Rubarts of Dunnville, KY; Judith Ellis Rubarts of Dunnville, and Leland G. Rubarts, II of Tennessee.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be given to the Danville Humane Society.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

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McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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