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Friday, Apr. 29, 2016

Ruby A. Collier

Thursday, December 14, 2006

Ruby A. Collier, 89, of Spencer, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 13 at Bloomington Hospital.

Born March 19, 1917, in Gosport, she was the daughter of Sherley and Arlene (Miller) Martin.

A homemaker, she was a graduate of Paragon High School and a member of the Gosport Christian Church.

Survivors include her husband, Clarence H. "Moose" Collier, whom she married Jan. 5, 1935; one son, Charles G. "Jerry" Collier of Gosport; three daughters, Marilyn S. O'Bannon of Ellettsville, Beverly "Boots" Robertson of Bloomington and Vicki Collier of Bloomfield; two sisters, Jewel Shultz of Spencer and Carol Guilmino of Mississippi; 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Warren "Bud" Martin, and one sister, Phyllis A. Collier.

Service will be 10 a.m. on Saturday at Whitaker Funeral Home in Gosport, with the Rev. Norman Ward officiating.

Burial will be at Gosport Cemetery.

Friends may call 4-8 p.m. on Friday, and one hour prior to service Saturday at the funeral home.