Georgia Ruth Goldsby, 93, of Marshall, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2006, at Mar-Saline Manor in Marshall.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. N. Paul Callahan and Rev. Wayne Doolin will officiate. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to First Baptist Church in Marshall.
Born March 13, 1912, in Lafayette County, she was the daughter of the late Orin A. Albin and Lillie Bessie Hackett Albin. On Jan. 14, 1928, she married Roy W. Goldsby, who preceded her in death July 16, 1992. She had lived in Marshall since 1993 and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Marshall. She had been employed at International Shoe Company in Boonville and the hospital in Fayette.
Survivors include two daughters, Wanda M. Root of Marshall and Darlene E. Fisher of Nevada; one brother, Orin A. Albin Jr. of Huntsville, Texas; two grandchildren, Larry Fisher and wife Ginny and Linda McGinnis and husband John; five great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a great-great-granddaughter, Kendall Paige Brown; a son-in-law, George W. Fisher; and a sister in infancy.
Additional information provided per family recompense.