Ruby M. (Bandy) Gurney
Ruby M. Gurney, age 81, of Shelby, died Saturday evening January 26, 2019 at her home.
She was born June 21, 1937 in Bandy, VA the daughter of the late Elmer Dale and Pansy Marie (Osborne) Bandy.
Ruby was a homemaker and enjoyed gambling and playing bingo. She especially loved to garden and cook.
She is survived by a daughter: Pansy Winkelman of Shelby; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; 2 sisters: Omey Viets and Phoebe Ball, both of Virginia; 1 brother: Curtis (Marsha) Bandy of Chicago. Ruby was preceded in death by: her parents; first husband: Clarence Vernon King; second husband: Carl Ray Gurney; a son: Charles Denzil King; a daughter: Deborah Sue Litteral; a grandson: Jeremy Epps; infant twin great grandsons: Gage and Aiden Nolen; and a brother: Perry Bandy.
Family and friends are welcome on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 from 5 to 7 PM at Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Graveside services will be held at Mansfield Cemetery.
Memorial expressions may be made to the Richland County Humane Society. To send a message of condolence to Ruby’s family, please visit www.PenwellTurner.com