Ruby Latham


SCOTT CITY — Ruby A. Latham, 57, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Scott County Hospital in Scott City.

SCOTT CITY — Ruby A. Latham, 57, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Scott County Hospital in Scott City.

She was born Jan. 18, 1956, in Scott City, to Roy and Jessie Lee Belle-White Ivey.

A lifetime resident of Scott City, Mrs. Latham was a cook and retail manager. She had been a resident of Park Lane Nursing Home in Scott City for the past 20 years.

On June 10, 1973, she married Dearrell Tummons in Scott City. She married Eugene C. Latham on May 25, 1978, in Scott City. He died Nov. 2, 2000, in Scott City. She also was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Jacquilyn Faye Ivey.

Survivors include a son, Steven Latham of Dodge City; a daughter, Glenda Griffin of Garden City; four brothers, Roy Richard Ivey of Pembroke, Ky., William Ivey of Dighton, and Jack and Anthony Ivey, both of Scott City; three sisters, Betty Bailey of Scott City, Peggy Cooper of Ponca City, Okla., and Bonnie Stewart of Calhan, Colo.; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Baptist Church of Scott City. Burial will be at Scott County Cemetery, Scott City.

Visitation hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Price & Sons Funeral Home, Scott City. Condolences may be given at or In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Ruby Latham Memorial Fund may be sent in care of the funeral home, 401 S. Washington St., Scott City, KS 67871.


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