Ruby E. Treadway, 98, of Lowell, Ohio, passed away at 5:55 p.m. on Wednesday, (Aug. 28, 2013) at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born on Dec. 12, 1914, a daughter of Reverend Joel and Lucy Stamper. She was a homemaker.
On March 31, 1934, she married Ora Edward Treadway who preceded her in death in 1992.
Ruby is survived by two sons and three daughters: Arlene VanBrunt of Oklahoma, Lorraine Oliver of California, Crandle "Sonny" (Norma Jean) Treadway of Lowell, Reverend Ronald (Ellen) Treadway of Georgia; Iris Jean Treadway, her caregiver of Lowell; 11 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; 17 great-great-grandchildren and two on the way. She is also survived by her sister, Dorothy Lee Deshaso of Oklahoma.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two grandchildren and brother, Oscar Stamper.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday (Sept. 1) at 2 p.m. at the Marietta Church of God with Reverend Ronald Treadway officiating. Burial will follow in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home on Saturday from 3 until 8 p.m. and at the church on Sunday one hour before the service. Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.lankfordfh.com.