Ruby Gray Gibson Hunsucker

Ruby Gray Gibson Hunsucker, 89, of Troy, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at FirstHealth Montgomery Memorial Hospital, Troy.

Ruby was born in Troy, the daughter of the late Hiram Gibson and the late Monnie Atkins Gibson.  She worked in textiles for over 50 years.  She was a lifelong member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church where she taught children’s Sunday School and was a faithful choir member for over 75 years.  Ruby loved gardening and was known to have a green thumb.  Ruby had a sweet spirit and was loved by all who knew her. 

Ruby is survived by three sons: Charles Hunsucker (Frances) of Winston Salem, Jeffrey Hunsucker (Cynthia) of Troy and Kevin Hunsucker (Elsie) of Troy; sisters: Patricia Talbert (Clinton) of Troy, Yvonne McIntyre of Troy and Joyce Jarrell of Troy; grandchildren: Kelly Callahan, Justin Hunsucker and Brent Hunsucker; great-grandchildren: Noah and James Callahan.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Hunsucker; brothers: Lonnie Gibson and Hiram Gibson Jr.; sisters: Frances Kelly and Shirley Elam.

Visitation was held on Sunday, December 5, 2021, from 2 to 3 p.m., at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 819 Mt. Carmel Church Rd., Troy.  The funeral service was held at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Rodney Holmes officiating.  Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Mt. Carmel Building Fund, P.O. Box 903, Troy, NC 27371 or to Gideons International, P.O. Box 103, Troy, NC 27371.

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Pugh Troy Funeral Home is serving the family of Ruby Hunsucker.