Ruby Ellen Grimes Worrell, 92, of Greensboro, NC and formerly of Pulaski, died Saturday, April 2 at Brighten Gardens Senior Living Community. Born June 20, 1929, she was the daughter of the late James G. Grimes and Effie Thomas Grimes of Pulaski.
She was preceded in death by her two husbands, Arthur Turner and Raymond Worrell, and her stepson, Dennis Turner. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Dudley B. Grimes and wife Faye, three sisters, Emma Ailene Nelson, Sadie Freeman, and Reedy Hawkins; and one nephew Tim Chason; and her fur baby, Tiger.
She is survived by three nieces, Robin Reis (Herbert), Kim Nelson, and Tammy Evans (Wayne), one nephew, Jerry Chason; four great nephews and two great nieces; three step-grandchildren, and several step-great grandchildren.
A private family service will be held Thursday at the Highland Memory Garden Mausoleum. Interment will follow in the mausoleum.
Norris Stevens Funeral Home in Pulaski is handling the arrangements.