Birth Date: 04/06/1929
Deceased Date: 06/17/2018
Kitty Ruby Barnes Eatmon, 89, of Dunn (formerly of Princeton) passed away at Betsy Johnson Hospital on Sunday, June 17, 2018. She was loving known as Nanny Ruby to most everyone that knew her. Mrs. Ruby was born in Johnston County on April 6, 1929 to the late Kitty Jesse Barnes and Lizzie Johnson Barnes. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jady Eatmon. The funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 11:00 am in the chapel of Casey Funeral Home with the Reverend Dennis Pollock and Reverend Glenn McCullen officiating. The burial will take place immediately after the service in Princeton Cemetery.
Mrs. Ruby was a member of Hephzibah Baptist Church and sang in the choir. She worked at Fieldcrest Mills until retirement. She also catered in this area for several years.
She is survived by her son, Tony Eatmon of Coats; daughters, Diane Willis and her husband, Waylon of Dunn and Kathy Young and her husband, Terry of Benson; sister, Grace Sledge of Ocean Isle Beach; grandchildren, Shaun Lee and Tyler Young and wife, Amanda; great grandchildren, Austin Lee, Avery Lee, and Henry Young.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Casey Funeral Home Chapel and at other times, at the home of Kathy and Terry Young, 1142 NC 242 South, Benson, NC 27504.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.caseyfh.com.