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Mary Louise Pribble

Mary Louise Pribble, widow of Reuben N. Pribble, formerly of Paris, KY, departed this life October 27, 2021, after being surrounded by her children, brother, and other family members at Lynchburg Nursing Center, in Lynchburg, TN, having attained the age of 88 years. Mary was born on January 14, 1933, in Petrolia, IL, the daughter of the late John Raymond and Mabel Grace Green Worstell, was a graduate of Protestant Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing in Evansville, Indiana, and was retired having worked as a farmer in her later years.   In her spare time, she enjoyed her family and church.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Joseph Pribble, brother Edward Worstell, and sister Jenell McBride.

Surviving are her children, Belle Ruyten of Tullahoma, TN, Dr. Raymond (Tiffany Russak-Pribble) Pribble of St. Petersburg, FL, Dr. Nathaniel (Dr. Erin Murley) Pribble of Lafayette, IN, and James (Elizabeth) Pribble of St. Petersburg, FL. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Bert Ruyten, Angela (Dr. Justin) Miller, Heather (Dr. Jared) Carlton, Lillian Ruyten, Aubrey Russak-Pribble, Reuben Russak-Pribble, Benjamin Russak-Pribble, Adeleine (Michael) Guidice, Joseph Russak-Pribble, Abigail Pribble, Andrew Pribble, and Ronald Knish, and great grandchildren, Judah and Ada Miller, and Mason Guidice, as well as her brother James (Virginia) Worstell of Bridgeport, IL.

The funeral service for Mary Louise Pribble will be at 1:00 p.m., at First Baptist Church in Paris on November 6, 2021, with Rev. Don Reed officiating. Interment will follow in Paris Cemetery with casket bearers being Dr. Raymond Pribble, Dr. Nathaniel Pribble, James Pribble, Reuben Russak-Pribble, Benjamin Russak-Pribble, Joseph Russak-Pribble, Ronald Knish, Dr. Justin Miller and Dr. Jared Carlton. Honorary pallbearer is Aubrey Russak-Pribble. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m., at First Baptist Church until time for the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church-Children and Youth Ministries, 919 Pleasant Street, Paris, KY 40361.


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