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Ruby G. Johnsey, June 21, 2024


Ruby G. Johnsey, age 79, of Unionville, died Friday, June 21, 2024. Born in Rutherford County, Mrs. Johnsey was a daughter of the late Arlo and Ruth Dennis. She was married for 54 years to Dorris Wayne Johnsey who died in 2019. Mrs. Ruby worked for many years as a supervisor in the pencil industry. She enjoyed going for rides and tending to her goats and cattle. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Wayne Johnsey; a sister, Ruth Messick and a brother, Jerry Dennis
Survived by a sister, Sybil Crowell; brothers and sisters-in-law, James and Martha Dennis and Rufus “Slick” and Mary Ann Dennis; several nieces and nephews.
A special Thanks to Jeff and June Crowell and Jacob, Carissa and Braylee Adcock.
Visitation with the family was from 12 to -2pm, Tuesday , June 25, 2024, at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. The funeral service followed the visitation at the funeral home. Burial was at the Carlton Cemetery in the Clay Hill community of Marshall County. Pallbearers were Jacob Adcock, Jeff Crowell, Mike Adcock, Chris Jaco and Bradley Adcock.