Ruby Faye Hornsby

November 18, 1928December 5, 2018

COLUMBIA – Funeral services for Ruby Faye Hornsby, 90, will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at Earlewood Baptist Church with interment to follow in Bush River Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church sanctuary. Memorials may be made to Earlewood Baptist Church, 2930 River Dr., Columbia, SC 29201. Mrs. Hornsby was born November 18, 1928 in Spartanburg, SC, and passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. She was a daughter of the late Cline Coogler Bouknight and Jess Miles. Mrs. Hornsby was a member of Earlewood Baptist Church for 55 years. Her life was her church, her family and her friends. She was always there for anyone who needed her. She is survived by her daughter, Elaine McBride; son, Harold Vaughan Hornsby; daughter, Virginia Krawczyk (Peter); grandchildren, Kristy Winburn (Johnnie), Tiffanee Ivery, Jinny Hornsby, Jill Roberts (Jason), Whitney Hildebrand (Terry); eleven great-grandchildren; sisters, Annie Hutto, Sandra Tucker, Janie Sharpe and brothers, Paul and Winston Miles. She was predeceased by her husband of 59 years; a grandchild, Randall Dority, and her brother, Manuel Miles.


  • Earlewood Baptist Church


  • Visitation one hour prior to the service Sunday, December 9, 2018
  • Funeral Service Sunday, December 9, 2018
  • Burial Sunday, December 9, 2018

Ruby Faye Hornsby

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Rebecca Skinner

December 10, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with you, Elaine, and your family.
Love in Christ,

Evelyn Nunamaker

December 9, 2018

Virginia, sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Love and prayers to your family during this difficult time.

Sally Brown Richardson

December 8, 2018

Virginia, I was very sorry to read about your mother. I know how hard it is to lose someone you love. May god wrap his arms around you and your family and comfort you. If there is anything I can do for you, please let me know.

Tena Ratliff Johnson

December 7, 2018

She was such a beautiful lady with a kind and loving heart. My prayers will be the family.