Welcome to the memorial page for

Ruby Lee (Hoyle) Richard

November 5, 1940 ~ May 22, 2019 (age 78)

Our Queen Ruby Lee Hoyle Richard was born November 5, 1942 to the late Tom Lee Hoyle and Mary Elizabeth Hoyle in Ashland, MS.

She was a faithful member of Palestine Missionary Baptist Church until she became ill.  Ruby Lee loved her some church and singing programs.

Ruby Lee Richard departed this life on May 22, 2019 at her home in Ashland, MS. 

Ruby was married to Joe W. Richard for 53 years, an to this union seven children were born.  Two children preceded her in death.

She leaves to cherish her loving memories her husband Joe W. Richard, three daughters; Virginia Davis (Larry), Angela Richard, Lisa Chappell (Jerome), two sons; Joe Hoyle (Debra) and Unzell Richard (Curtisha), three sisters; Doris Evans, Betty Gibson and Ginie Parker, six brothers; Cluster Hoyle, Thomas Hoyle, George Hoyle, Freddie Hoyle, Raymond Hoyle, and Reed Hoyle, ten grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, and a host nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

We would like to thank Annie Ruth Scruggs, Debra Cheairs, Jean Reaves, Barbara Crawford for being there until the end.

A special thanks to Chimere Hoyle and Jallisa Richard for giving all their heart and soul for their grandmother

 Service Information

May 31, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Serenity-Autry Funeral Home
140 N Memphis Street
Holly Springs, MS 38635

Funeral Service
June 1, 2019

2:00 PM
Palestine M.B. Church
911 Palestine Cove
Michigan City, MS 38647

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