DEXTER - Ruby McMunn, 83, died Jan. 1, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born Sept. 14, 1919, in Byrdstown, Tenn., daughter of the late Henry Martin and Sarah Elizabeth Knight Halbert, she lived in Dexter most of her life and owned and operated McMunn Auto Parts. She was a member of the Dexter Church of Christ and American Legion Auxiliary and a former member of the Rebekah Lodge.
On Dec. 13, 1941, in Malden, she married Leslie McMunn who preceded her in death on Aug. 2, 1995.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Connie McMunn of Dexter; three grandchildren, Shannon Lemon and Cory McMunn of Dexter and Sarah McMunn of Bloomfield; and two stepgrandchildren, Patrick Hobbs of Dexter and Kellie Affolder of Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter, where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday with Dale Grissom of Dexter, officiating.
Burial will follow in the Smith-Stevenson Cemetery near Dexter.