Ruby Cordray Hannah, 86, Linneus, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Pershing Memorial Hospital, Brookfield.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Wright-Baker-Hill Funeral Home, Brookfield. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. today, Jan. 4, 2013, at the funeral home with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 this evening.
Memorials to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association may be left at or mailed to the funeral home at P.O. Box 496, Brookfield, Mo. 64628.
Ruby Geneva was born November 5, 1926, in North Salem, daughter of John and Elsie (Peevler) Cordray. On March 26, 1946, she married Woodrow Hayes. He preceded her in death January 6, 1977. She then married Clelland Hannah on September 3, 1984.
Ruby had worked at Cabrook Manufacturing, Brookfield, before her retirement. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary, Brookfield.
Survivors include her husband, Clelland Hannah, Linneus; five children, Karen McClintick and Jim Doucet, St. Paul, Minn., Kathy and David Lostrom, Gove, Kan., Connie and John Lowe, Rothville, Kristy and Tim Gardner, Marceline, and Bill and Missy Hayes, Linneus; 11 grandchildren, Della Gondek, Oakford, Ill., Robert McClintick and Tina Arth, both of Marceline, Shelly and David Smith, Bevier, Charlie and Aimee Dorrell, and David Dorrell, all of Rothville, Shayna and MikeWilliams, Brookfield, Josh Chowning and Ashley Hayes, Milan, and Jessica and Mindy Hayes, both of Linneus; five step-grandchildren, Natasha Gardner, Margeno, Iowa, Lashanda Gardner, Croalville, Iowa, Chris Lofstrom, Marceline, Brad Lofstrom, Gove, Kan., and Jessica Lofstrom, Salisbury; 20 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Carl Cordray, Marceline; one sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Arthur Dean Wilson, Minonk, Ill.; and a sister-in-law, Bonnie Cordray, Hartsburg, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Robert Hayes; two grandchildren, Branden Slaughter and Lillie Diane Boone; one sister, Alma Deskins; and four brothers, Guy, Hubert, Norvil and Paul Cordray.