Ruby Helen Cox, 80, of Lawrence, previously of Des Moines, Iowa and Forsyth, Missouri passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at LMH Health. There are no services scheduled at this time, but inurnment will take place in the Spring at Center Grove Cemetery in Cambridge, Iowa.
Ruby was born on November 22, 1939 in McCurtain, Oklahoma, the daughter of George and Ruby (Holly) Gill.
She is survived by her husband William V. Cox to whom she married on October 19, 1958 in Stigler, Oklahoma.
Other survivors include her children; Linda Watson, Tracey Boswell and husband Burton, Stephen V. Cox, three granddaughters; Heather Watson, Chelsea Salvo and husband Chris, Barbara Boswell, two great-granddaughters; Adeline Rae Salvo, Lillian June Salvo, one sister, and two brothers.
Ruby was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, one sister, and infant grandson, Tyler Wade Blythe.
The family suggests memorials in her name to the Parkinson’s Foundation and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.