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Ruby A. Achors

Friday, February 12, 2010

Ruby Alice Achors, 83, of Fairland, died Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, at Regency Place in Greenwood.

Born Feb. 11, 1927, in Lyons, she was the daughter of Herbert Edgar and Audrey Frances (Elgan) Canady.

She married Noah Delbert Achors on July 14, 1945, and he preceded her in death on March 28, 1998.

Survivors include her daughter, Judy (husband, Brian) Fisher of Fairland; son, Thomas (wife, Margaret) Achors of Fairland; sister, Wilma Rose Jarrett of Linton; brother, John William Canady of Mesa, Ariz.; grandchildren, Robin Clayborn, Mary Milholland, Michael Achors and David Achors; and great-grandchildren, Tyler James Milholland and Emma Rose Milholland.

She also was preceded in death by her parents; son, James Herbert Achors; sisters, Georgianna Sorrells and Frances Bernice Ward; and grandson, Bobby Gene Clayborn.

Mrs. Achors had been a hairdresser.

She graduated from Switz City High School.

Mrs. Achors enjoyed reading, working crossword puzzles and puzzles; and loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, Carmony-Ewing Chapel, 819 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville, Ind.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Monday at the funeral home, with Pastor Jack Ivie officiating.

Graveside rites will be at 1:30 p.m. on Monday in Kentucky Ridge Cemetery in Scotland, Ind.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association Central Indiana Chapter, 9135 N. Meridian St., Suite B4, Indianapolis, IN 46260.