Glasgow, Ky., resident (formerly of McMinnville) and Warren County native Ruby Chisam Warren, 96, was born March 9, 1916 and died Aug. 6 at Barren County Health Care Center in Glasgow following an extended illness.
A retired designer with Dickey’s Flower Shop and a member of Central Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late Dabner W. and Ethyl Kidwell Chisam. She was married to David Lee Warren who preceded her in death Jan. 15, 1999. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Linda Lee Warren; two brothers, Volmar Chisam and Alton Chisam and five sisters, Cleta Ray, Pauline Jones, Pearline Guion, Lera Round and Magaline Chisam.
She is survived by two sons, Jack M. Warren and Billy David Warren both of Glasgow, Ky.; five grandchildren, Jacqueline Warren and Jennifer Warren, both of Knoxville, Jay Warren of Bowling Green, Ky., and Brent Warren and Shannon Martin, both of McMinnville; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins and survived locally by nieces and nephews, Joyce Matney, Bobby Lance and Edwin Ray.
A graveside service and interment will be held at 2 p.m. today at Mt. View Cemetery with Julian Goodpaster officiating. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. today at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Aug. 8, 2012