Ruby Louise Anderson Trussell, 86, of Paris, wife of the late Ben Douglas Trussell, passed away Friday, July 22, 2022, at Edgemont Healthcare.
Born April 1, 1936, in Nicholas Co. to the late Lute and Edna Snapp Anderson, she spent her life working in the tobacco fields and caring for her family. Ruby enjoyed working on crossword puzzles, coloring, and listening to gospel music. She was a proud member of the First Church of God in Paris. Of the many joys in her life, none were more so than her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her six children, Charlie William Trussell of Georgetown, Betty Mae Ishamel of Carlisle, Luther Lewis Trussell of Flemingsburg, Edna Alice Renfro of Richmond, Carrie Jean Allen of Carlisle and Marion Thomas Trussell of Nicholasville; seven grandchildren, Crystal Trussell (Charle), Tryna Ring (Larry), Kennetha Hatton (James Johnson), Josh Trussell, Marla Clark, Sabrina Renfro and Frankie Allen; 14 great-grandchildren; two brothers Raymond (Abbie) Anderson, of Carlisle, and Everett “Sam” (Clarine) Anderson, of Crestwood; a sister, Carrie Anderson of Richmond along with several nieces and nephews.
Also preceding her in death were two brothers, Lloyd and Billy Anderson, a sister, Sally Anderson, and two half brothers, Adrian “Buck” Anderson and James Anderson, two half-sisters, Thelma McCord and Lizzie Mae Livingood, three sons-in-law, Robert Wayne Allen, Kenneth Renfro and Ray Kenneth Ishmael along with a daughter-in-law, Judy Katherine Trussell.
Services will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, July 26 at Mathers-Gaunce F.H. by Pastor Tim Pierce. Burial will follow in Carlisle Cemetery.
Casketbearers will be Frankie Allen, Mark Gregory, Jordan, and Destiny Hatton, Sabrina, Christie Renfro, and Larry, Brayson, and Skyler Ring.
Honorary bearers will be the Office of Taffany Amburgey, Staff members of Edgemont Healthcare and members of her church.
Visitation will be after 12:00 Noon Tuesday until the time of services. Condolences and video tribute at www.mathersgaunce.com