Ruby (Scribner) Johnson ,81, died on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at N. Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo . She was born on August 9, 1937 in Lee County to Delphi (Hill) and John Hollis Scribner. She was a life long resident of Lee County, and was a retired nurse. She was a member of Old Union Baptist Church in Shannon. She enjoyed gardening and being with her family. Survivors include one daughter, Wanda Horton (Gary) of Shannon; one son, Mike Kimble (Reba) of Tremont; six grandchildren, Tawana Johnson, Dustin Stanford, Kathleen Christopher, Amanda Young, Allison Mitchell, and John Major Kimble; thirteen great grandchildren; three sisters, Frances Burt, Dottie Blackburn, and Betty Quigley; several nieces and nephews; and one special friend, Shirley Fredrick.
Visitation will be today from 5 p.m.- 9 P.M. and Thursday from 9 A.M. until Service Time. Services will be 11: A.M. Thursday at the Chapel of Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Nettleton with Bro. Bob O'Neal officiating. Burial will be Old Union Cemetery in Shannon. Pallbearers will be Jerry Ellis, Matt Ellis, Kyle Simmons, Earl Kellum, Terry Caples, Dick Wiliams.