[Nameplate] Fog/Mist ~ 33°F  
High: 38°F ~ Low: 30°F
Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Ruby Triplett

Sunday, June 5, 2005

SIKESTON - Ruby Story Triplett, 83, died June 3, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Born April 29, 1922, in Sikeston, daughter of the late William and Etta Barnett Henley, she was a member of the East Side Church of the Nazarene. She had been a secretary for Righter Truck and a sales clerk for Graber's before retiring.

Her husband, Ray Story, preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two sisters, Loretta Stephenson of Sikeston and Vera Hunter of Sacramento, Calif.; one brother-in-law, Woodrow Hawkins of Matthews; one sister-in-law, Loretta Henley of Sikeston; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, James Henley, Robert Henley and Philip Henley; and four sisters, Camille Hawkins, Irene Price, Pauline Limbaugh and Virginia Byrd.

Visitation is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston, where services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday. Brian Blankenship, pastor of the East Side Church of the Nazarene, will officiate.

Burial will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.