Posted: Friday, October 1, 2010 12:48 pm
Mrs. Ruby Workman, 97, of Dresden, died Monday, Sept. 27, 2010 at the Weakley County Rehab and Nursing Center, Dresden.
Services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bowlin Funeral Home Chapel, Dresden with Elder Randy Walker and Greg Alderdice Jr. officiating. Burial was in Matheny Grove Cemetery, near Dresden.
Keith Douglas, Rob Cantrell, Dylan Hesley, Greg Alderdice, Kyle Alderdice and Corey Alderdice served as pallbearers.
Mrs. Workman was born Sept. 25, 1913 in Weakley County, daughters of the late Robert and Bessie Brundige Burcham. She was the widow of Fred Green Workman, a housewife and member of Matheny Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include one daughter, Joan Alderdice of Dresden; one sister, Virginia Sudberry of Dresden; three grandchildren, Janet and Rob Cantrell, Greg and Karen Alderdice and Krista Dadd; and four great-grandchildren, Faith and Dylan Hesley, Greg Alderdice Jr., Keith and Denise Douglas, and Kiran Dadd.
She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Norma Sue Workman and Ophelia Mazzoni; and three sons, Eddie Lane Workman, Jess Workman and Oma Workman.
Web site: www.bowlinfuneralhome.com