Ruby Jane Watson George, 86, a resident of Mabie, went home to be with our Lord on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in Elkins.
She was born August 7, 1926, at Mabie, a daughter of the late Rufus and Rebecca Shreve Watson.
On July 15, 1946, at Harding, she was married by the late Rev. F.A. Sampson to Rev. Ronald R. George, Sr., who preceded her in death on March 29, 2010.
Surviving are two daughters, Linda D. Ryan of Mabie and Carla J. Combs and husband, Scott, of Brandywine; two sons, Ronald R. George, Jr. and wife, Trish, Mabie, James E. George and wife, Ruby, of Mill Creek; and a special son-in-law, Jerry A. Helmick, of Mabie; two sisters, Edna Shockey and husband, Neal, Mabie, Ruth Moore and husband Roy, Mabie; a brother, Tom Watson and wife, Wanda, of Southington, Ohio; 17 grandchildren; 45 great- grandchildren; 25 great-great grandchildren; and numerous in-laws, nieces and nephews, whom she dearly loved also survive.
Also preceding her in death were one daughter, Sandra J. Helmick; a son, Victor D. George; brothers, Willard, Clifford, Howard and John Watson; sisters, Edith Ratcliff, Thelma Rowan, Anna Currence; an infant sister, Rebecca Watson; one grandchild; four great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild and a son-in-law, Jerry Ryan.
Mrs. George was a graduate of Coalton High School in 1945 and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Harrison Community Church at Mabie and a member of "Wings" the Women's Group of the Church.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. On Tuesday, Nov. 27, she will be moved to the Harrison Community Church, where a funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Rev. Sean Barnett will officiate and interment will follow in the Fincham Chapel Cemetery near Mill Creek.
Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Ruby Jane Watson George. Condolences may be expressed to the family at, www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.