The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


May 6, 2013

Ruby L. Simpson

Monday, May 6, 2013 — Ruby L. Simpson, 77, of Albemarle, died at 3:55 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2013, in Carolinas Medical Center-Mercy, Charlotte.

Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Stanly Funeral Home Chapel in Albemarle with Pastor Mark Mabry officiating. Burial will follow in Stanly Gardens of Memory.

Born Sept. 26, 1935 in Stanly County, she was the daughter of the late Adam Martin Lowder and Lula Deese Lowder.

She was a retired textile employee.

A member of Poplin Grove Baptist Church in Albemarle, she was an excellent musician and played the organ at Poplin Grove Baptist Church for many years.

She is survived by a son, M. Keith Simpson of Albemarle.

A brother, M. Harold Lowder, preceded her in death.

The family received friends at Stanly Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. Sunday.

Stanly Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.

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