Graveside services for Gwendolyn Marie Ruby were held on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Monticello. Bro. Mike Grenn, Bro. Michael Smith, and Bro. Philip Alford officiated the services with Wilson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Ruby, 61, of Monticello, passed from this life on March 26, 2020, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. She was born on March 2, 1969, in Tylertown, to Barney and Deloris Morgan Calcote.
Gwen was loved by so many and was known for her big heart and great personality. She loved traveling with her husband, shopping, and working in her flower beds. Most importantly, she loved spending time with her grandkids. She adored them, and they adored her. She will live on through each of them. She was an amazing woman and will truly be missed by many.
Preceding her in death were her mother, Deloris Calcote; son, Kenn Hedgepeth; and granddaughter, Kaleigh Bree Faust.
Survivors are her husband, Dale Ruby; daughters, Karey McPhail (Michael), and Brooke Hedgepeth (Tommy); sisters, Tanya Calcote, Cindy Calcote; brother, Barney Calcote Jr. (Jennie); nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of family and friends.