Ruby Cromer Lee, 88, of Newberry, widow of Russell W. Lee, died Monday, March 23, 2015, at White Oak Manor.

Born on October 16, 1926, in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late J. Forrest and Minnie Fulmer Cromer. She worked at West End Mill, Mollohon Mill and B.C. Moore's. Mrs. Lee was a member of Mayer Memorial Lutheran Church where she was in the Adult Sunday School Class. She was a member of the Bingo Seniors, the West End Seniors and the Newberry Park and Recreation Seniors.

She is survived by a son, Russell Alan “Booger” Lee; grandchildren, Brian Lee, Lori Tankersley and Jordan Cannady and eight great-grandchildren. Mrs. Lee was predeceased by a son, Randall Cromer Lee, a sister, Louise Dominick and a granddaughter, Randi Danielle Lee.

Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm Thursday, March 26, 2015, at Mayer Memorial Lutheran Church by Vicar Joshua Morgan. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00 – 7:30 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. The family will be at the home of Jeanette Harmon, 1111 Marion Street, Newberry. Memorials may be made to Mayer Memorial Lutheran Church, 1307 Drayton Street, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be Travis Harmon, Brock Longshore, Garrett Hallman, Eddie Fulmer, Barry Hartman and Glenn Bundrick.

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#10 Donna S Long 2015-03-27 12:50
I am so sorry to hear about Mrs Ruby. Praying for the family.
#9 Mary Helen Stuhr 2015-03-26 15:39
I'm so sorry to hear about Mrs. Ruby....she was a very special and sweet lady and we shared the same Oct. 16th birthday which made her even more special...she is at home with Our Lord and other family now and at peace.
Mary Helen Hiller-Stuhr
#8 Tommy Davis 2015-03-24 13:14
So sorry to hear about Mrs Ruby. she was a very sweet lady. Have known her a long time.I would run up on her at the stores always enjoyed talking to her.She is at rest now .the family is in our Prayers. God Bless you all!!
#7 Janet Ballentine 2015-03-24 12:22
So sorry for your loss. Cherish the memories of this special lady!
#6 Vicki Hendrix 2015-03-24 12:05
So sorry to hear about Mrs. Ruby. I remember just living a few blocks from each other when Alan and I were in school. She was always so nice.
#5 Eddie Malcom 2015-03-23 23:25
Booger and all of your family so sorry on the lost of your mama. Her and your daddy were always good neighbors. I'm thinking of you. Again so sorry. May God Bless! Eddie
#4 Angie Williams Kirk 2015-03-23 19:56
Alan, Lori and family I am so sorry for your families loss .My thoughts and prayers are with you that God will be with each of you in the coming days .
Our deepest Sympathy
Angie and Doug Kirk
#3 Deb & Derrill Taylor 2015-03-23 19:27
Russell and all the family, We are sorry for the loss of Ms. Ruby. Hold on to all the wonderful memories. May God's peace be with you all at this time of grief.
Debra & Derrill Taylor
#2 Polly Turner 2015-03-23 18:13
Alan,Lori,Brian ,Jordan and Family , I'm so sorry to hear of your loss.Granny Lee was a strong willed woman.She will be missed by so many. This is a hard time for each of you but take comfort in knowing Granny Lee is in a much better place.You are in my thoughts and prayers now and in the days and weeks ahead.
Clyde and Polly Turner
#1 RUBY POINT 2015-03-23 17:59
I am so sorry to hear about Ruby. I have fond memories of her. Praying for the family.

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