Meeler, Ruby

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Ruby Meeler went to be with the Lord Saturday, December 2, 2017 at her home in Guntersville, Alabama.

She attended Lake City Assembly of God.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Meeler of Chattanooga; parents, Sam and Gertie Massengill; brothers, Perry Massengill, Harry Massengill, Jimmy Massengill, and Patrick Massengill; and sisters, Vera May Philpott and Freda Massengill.

She is survived by her brother, Edward (Gaynell) Massengill and three sisters, Faye Poole, Louise Webb and Peggy Curbin; andseveral nieces and nephews.

There will be a graveside service at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5, at Rhea Memorial Gardens with Reverend Archie Poole officiating. Pallbearers will be Eddie Massengill Jr., Jimmy Lee Massengill, Wendell Massengill, Perry Massengill Jr., Mike Massengill, Larry Massengill, all nephews of Mrs. Meeler.

Her family would personally like to thank Hospice for the great care and comfort they provided Mrs. Meeler in her final days.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you send donations to Hospice of Scottsboro AL.

Please visit www.heritagechattanooga.com to share words of comfort.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road.



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