SUBLETTE — Ruby E. Derby Davis, 91, of Sublette, died Saturday, March 31, 2018, at Olathe Medical Center in Olathe.
She was born Sept. 20, 1926, in Claflin, to George and Jennie Colyear Derby. She graduated from Sublette High School in 1944.
On April 6, 1947, she married Benjamin “Ben” Davis in Sublette. He preceded her in death as did a son, Craig Davis; a brother, George “Bud” Derby; and six sisters, Pearl Wright, Opal Staton, Jeanne Roland, Eileen Oxford, Fern Hollopeter and Mildred Clark.
Survivors include two sons, Kent Davis of Rockford, Ill., and Thane Davis of Lubbock, Texas; a daughter, Janelle Carpenter of Spring Hill; four grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Sublette Church of the Nazarene, followed by burial at Restlawn Memorial Gardens.
Visitation hours are 3 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Weeks Family Funeral Home & Crematory, Sublette.
Condolences may be posted at www.WeeksFamilyFuneralHome.com. Memorials are suggested to Sublette Church of the Nazarene, in care of the funeral home, Box 1200, Sublette, KS 67877.