Ruby Marie Green

May 05, 2014

CANTON — Ruby Marie Green Whitaker, 75, of Canton, passed away at home Saturday, May 3, 2014. She was born in Madison County to Burley and Ella Nora King Green. Ruby was a member of Canton Freewill Baptist Church.

Ruby was preceded in death by her father, Burley A. Grenn, and daughter, Peggy Ann Whitaker Bowers.

She is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Ed Whitaker; son, Charles Whitaker; mother, Ella Nora King Green; siblings, Edith Presnell, Eddie and Dale Green; grandsons, Cody Whitaker, Tyler and Zachary Bowers; and great-grandson, Jack Whitaker.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. in the Moore Funeral Home at Forest Lawn, Chapel of Faith with the Rev. Jeremy Cagle officiating.  Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Candler.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Canton Freewill Baptist Church, Radio Ministry, 19 Gilbert St., Canton, NC 28716.

Moore Funeral Home at Forest Lawn is assisting the family.