Ruby G. McNeely, 85, Knoxville, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
She was a lifelong member of Paint Rock Baptist Church. Ruby was a retired school teacher with 40 years of service. She taught at Oak Ridge and Lenoir City elementary schools.
Ruby was an avid University of Tennessee Lady Vols Fan.
She was preceded in death by her father, Doug McNeely; mother, Sarah McNeely; sister, Sabra Jones; nephew, Jerry Alexander, and great nephew, Eric Jones.
She is survived by her sister, Grace Alexander Krumnacher and husband, Gene; nieces, Clara Alexander, Sheila Woods, Sandy Trujillo, Sharon Moore, and Selena Cunningham; nephews, Bobby Alexander, John Jones and Jim Jones; several great nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews and three great-great-great nieces and nephews.
The family received friends from 4-6 p.m. Friday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services followed at 6 p.m. Family and friends gathered at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Steekee Cemetery in Loudon for graveside services. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com