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Ruby Marie Furkin

October 18, 1945 ~ October 7, 2017 (age 71)

Ruby Marie Furkin, age 71 of the Sparksville Community Columbia, KY passed away Saturday, October 07, 2017 at 12:53 AM at the TJ Sampson Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

She was born October 18, 1945 in Adair County, the daughter of the late Ancel Thomas and Gladys Marie Franklin Janes.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Cody Janes and Dillard Janes; & one sister Margie Keith.

She is survived by her husband Norman Furkin of Columbia, KY.

Daughter: Sheila (Ronnie) Bennett of Columbia, KY.

Sons: Tony (Debbie) Furkin of Columbia, Barry  (Andrea) Furkin of Columbia, KY, KY, & Brian (David V. Salyers) Furkin of Bowling Green, KY.

Five grandchildren: Savannah Bennett & fiancé Terence Bell, Ricky Bennett, Christian Furkin, Lindsey Furkin & fiancé Levi Hausdorfer, Josh Allen Furkin & wife Jennifer.

Three great grandchildren

Two special friends Betty Grant & Valley Shearin

Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives & friends survive.

She worked at Union Underwear for a number of years and worked at Westlake Home Health and she attended the Sparksville Church of the Nazarene.  

Funeral Service Monday, October 9, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Clergy officiating Bro. Lonny Karnes

Burial in the Furkin Cemetery

Visitation Sunday, October 8, 2017 after 2:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home charge of funeral arrangements.



 Service Information

October 8, 2017

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, Inc.
210 Greensburg Street
Columbia, KY 42728

Funeral Service
October 9, 2017

1:00 PM
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, Inc.
210 Greensburg Street
Columbia, KY 42728

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