In Memoriam
Ruby Geneva Williford

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Carlisle Funeral Home

Ruby Geneva Williford

Apr 26, 1926 - Aug 6, 2017

Mrs. Ruby Whitfield Williford, age 91, passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017.

She is preceded in death by her husband’s T.A. Whitfield and Jack Williford, her parents William and Olivia Smith Bullock, siblings Hazel Frizzell, Alma Gustfanson, Katie Windsor, David Bullock, Luke Bullock, Sammy Bullock, son in law David Harrell, great grandchild Brinley Hawkins, , many nieces and nephews.

Ruby is survived by her four Daughters: Kay Whitfield Campbell of Dunkirk , MD, Gail Whitfield Hale and husband Donald of Nashville, NC, Grace Whitfield Hopkins and husband Herbert, Jo Anna Whitfield Harrell of Tarboro, grandchildren: Olivia Campbell Andersen of Mountpelier Vt., Kelly Hale Hill of Red Oak, Mathew Hale of Nashville, Cheryl Hale Hawkins of Nashville, Joan Hopkins Dorsey of Nashville, Shelly Hopkins Harrelson of Nashville, Stacie Harrell of Tarboro, Jermey Harrell of Delhi, La. fifteen great grandchildren.

A Celebration of Ruby’s life will be held Thursday, 2 PM in the Chapel of Carlisle Funeral Home with the interment following in the Edgecombe Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends Wednesday night from the hours of 7 PM until 9 PM and other times at the home of Grace Hopkins.

The family wishes to thank the Nash Hospice and Palliative Care, Hunter Hill Rehab and Spring Arbor for the wonderful care that was given.

If desired in lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Nash Hospice and Palliative Care, 2460 Curtis Ellis Drive, Rocky Mount NC, 27804.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., of Tarboro. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting