Ruby M. (Tackett) Rigg
Ruby M. Rigg, age 90, of Shelby, died Sunday, May 20, 2012 at the Crestwood Care Center.
She was born April 20, 1922 in Gates, West Virginia, moving to Kentucky and then living the majority of her life in Shelby.
Ruby was a homemaker, was a former volunteer at Med Central Shelby Hospital and enjoyed playing the piano. She was a charter member of the First Church of God in Shelby.
Ruby is survived by her husband: George Rigg, whom she wed on August 3, 1953; a son: Nathan (Jane) Rigg of Shelby; 3 grandchildren: Holly (Tyler) DeLong of Columbus, Traci Schriner of Shelby and Nickolas Rigg of Shelby; 4 great grandchildren: Olivia, Josiah, Malachi DeLong, and Gail Sexton; a sister: Hester Tackett of Shelby. She was preceded in death by her parents: James Willis and Martha L. (Price) Tackett; 6 brothers: Walter, Hearldon, Harlen Tom, Jack, Adrian, and Lester Tackett; and 4 sisters: Roxie McKenzie, Opal Staton, Edith McKenzie, and Bertha Tackett.
Friends may call on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Funeral services will be Thursday at 10:30 AM at the First Church of God in Shelby conducted by Pastor Rich Cloyed and Pastor Lester Champer. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Memorial expressions may be made to Med Central Hospice or First Church of God. To share a memory or send a condolence, please visit penwellturner.com