Ruby Rebecca Gilliam

October 5, 1932 ~ August 4, 2019 (age 86)


Ruby Rebecca Gilliam, age 86, of Moncure North Carolina, passed away Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation.  Ruby was born on October 5, 1932 to the late John Gilliam and Connie Morris Gilliam.


Ruby was an avid reader and managed Hinkles Bookstore in Winston-Salem for many years.  She enjoyed watching sports and was a Red Skins and Wake Forest fan.  Ruby also, had a passion for politics.


Surviving are four siblings, Norma Bruner of Marion, Doris Miller and husband Cylde of Moncure, June Church and husband Phillip of Valdese and Dan Gilliam and wife Doris of Nebo; Special Nephews, Stanley Haynes and wife Helen of Nebo, Stephan Miller of Bath and Jason Miller and wife Susan of Pennsylvania; and numerous nieces and nephews.  


A private graveside service will be held at McDowell Memorial Park.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pittsboro United Methodist Church Building Fund at PO Box 716, Pittsboro, NC, 27312

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Private Graveside

McDowell Memorial Park
327 Memorial Park Road
Marion, North Carolina 28752

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