Ruby May Blachley

January 16, 1919May 20, 2019

Ruby May Blachley, age 100 of Hallsville, Texas passed away on Monday May 20th, 2019. Ruby was born January 16th, 1919 to Charlie and Viola Black.

Ruby loved working at the Nursery at Mobberly Baptist Church and she loved gardening. She was a great cook, even loved preparing the Thanksgiving feast until she was 95 years old. Ruby also took up quilting, embroidery, puzzle books until her eyes wouldn't let her.

Ruby is survived by; daughter Julia (Al) Daniel; son James (Wilma) Blachley; grandchildren Tonya (Scott) Deuel, Leslie (Audie) Holiday, Jamie (Kevin) Evans; great grandchildren Scott (Celena) Deuel Jr., Jacob (Aaron) Lamphier-Deuel, Joshua (Alyssa) Deuel, Clay and Audrey Holiday, Paislee, Jaxon and Adelyn Evans; great-great grandchild Joshua Deuel Jr., Lucas, Lorelai and Logan Deuel.

Ruby was preceded in death by her loving husband Melvin Blachley; Parents, Charlie and Viola; Brother, Marvin; Sisters, Estell and Mary.

A time of visitation for Ruby will be held Thursday, May 23rd, 2019 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Lakeview Funeral Home. A celebration of her life will occur Friday, May 24th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.


  • Bob Schwartz
  • Dr. Charles R. Martin
  • Kirby Bozeman
  • Larry Hayes
  • Eddie Crews
  • Mike Thomas


  • A Time of Visitation with Her Family Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • A Celebration of Her Life Friday, May 24, 2019

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