Ruby E. Thompson, 83, of Marshall, died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2004, at The Living Center in Marshall.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Saline County. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.
Born July 9, 1921, in Saline County, she was the daughter of the late Elmer Ellsworth and Lena Pauline Krause Irwin of Slater. On Dec. 11, 1995, she married Junior E. Thompson, who preceded her in death on Jan. 6, 2002.
Survivors include one son, Leland Dale Johnson of Marshall; one daughter, Mary Anna Dyer of Marshall; one sister, Fleta Stroud Smith of Kansas City; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother, W.E. Irwin; and one daughter, Ema Jean Huff.