Obituary | Ruby Coats Hempley

hempleyRuby Coats Hempley, age 90, of Queen City, Texas, went to be with the Lord Saturday, November 5, 2016 in Atlanta, Texas.


Mrs. Hempley (Miss Ruby) was born January 4, 1926 in Queen City, Texas to Clabe and Maudie Howell Coats. She was a homemaker and was baptized in the Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Willie Edward Hempley, a grandson, Alan Doss and seven siblings.

She is survived by two daughters, Glenda Gorman and
husband Eddy of Jefferson, Texas, Mary Jane Gilbert and husband Gary of Texarkana, Texas; three grandsons, Jason Gorman and wife Sherley of San Antonio, Texas, Eric Gorman of Bossier City, Louisiana, Andy Doss and wife Lee-Ann of Fouke, Arkansas; a twin sister, Ruth Fincher of Queen City, Texas; and a number of other relatives.

Funeral services was held2:00 pm, Wednesday, November 9, 2016 in the Hanner Funeral Chapel with Bro. Tim Brown officiating.

Visitation will be Tuesday, November 8, 2016 from 6 pm to 8 pm at Hanner Funeral Service.

Interment will be in Courtland Cemetery.

Those wishing to memorialize Ruby may make contributions to the Courtland Cemetery Association.

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