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Ruby Lee Dunlap, 100

Ruby Dunlap

Ruby Lee Dunlap

February 15, 1916 – December 30, 2016

Ruby Lee Dunlap, age 100, passed away on Friday, December 30, 2016 at New Albany Health and Rehab in New Albany, MS. She was born February 15, 1916 to Charles Ervin Caldwell and Beulah Mae Russell Caldwell. She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and she worked at the Top Dollar Store and retired from Wal-Mart. She enjoyed reading, working cross word puzzles, watching television and flower gardening.

Services will be at 2:00 pm Monday, January 2, 2017 at Liberty Baptist Church with Rev. Tommy Wilder, Dr. Terry Cutrer and Dr. John Boler officiating; burial will follow in the Liberty Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include her daughter: Joyce Fitzgerald (Steve) of New Albany, MS; one son: Norman Dunlap (Frances) of New Albany, MS; one sister: Anna Loyce Stokes of Pontotoc, MS; one brother: Clifton Caldwell of Columbus, MS; Eleven grandchildren: Susan Roberts, Jerry Fitzgerald, Randy Fitzgerald, Johnny Fitzgerald, Sandy Dixon, Thomas Dunlap, Timothy Dunlap, Sr., Elizabeth Boler, Roger Wilder, Mike Wilder and Joey Wilder; twenty-one great grandchildren and thirteen great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Lawrence Thomas “Tommy” Dunlap; a daughter: Janice Wilder; a granddaughter: Beverly Fitzgerald; a great-grandaughter: Lilly Elizabeth Boler; two sisters: Estelle May and Mildred Wilder and two brothers: Charles Caldwell and Troy Caldwell.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Fitzgerald, Randy Fitzgerald, Johnny Fitzgerald, Thomas Dunlap, Timothy Dunlap, Sr., Roger Wilder, Mike Wilder and Joey Wilder.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 pm Sunday and from 12 to 2 pm Monday. All the visitation will be at Liberty Baptist Church, CR 107, New Albany.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Liberty School, 1514 CR 107, New Albany, MS 38652 or to Ingomar Baptist Church Building Fund, 1112 CR 90, New Albany, MS 38652 or to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com

Ms. Ruby’s 100th birthday celebration.

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