Ruby Lee Brinkley Lemons Anderson, 86 of Morrison, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2013.
Mrs. Anderson was a retired employee of Colonial Manufacturing in Manchester and was a member of the Manchester Church of God of Prphecy. She enjoyed fishing, watching Atlanta Braves Baseball and local ball games.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, J.P. Lemons; parents, James Henry Brinkley and Linda Lee Warren Brinkley; step-mother, Hazel Stubblefield Hamilton Brinkley Bell; sisters, Lucy Officer, Aline Grooms, Dessie Finchum, Georgia Brinkley and Alma Owens; brothers, James C. Brinkley L.H. Brinkley, Joe Ed Brinkley, Henry Junior Brinkley, Henry Looney Brinkley and Lewis Brinkley; step-sisters, Lois Brewer and Donna McCuiston; and one step-son.
Mrs. Anderson is survived by her husband, Bennett Anderson of Manchester, TN; children, Thurman Lemons (Geraldine) of Manchester, Barbara Jones (Vernon) of Morrison, Grady Lemons (Ellen) of Manchester, Louise Higgins (Charles) of Whitwell, TN and Lois Caldwell of McMinnville, TN; one step-son and two step-daughters; sister, Rhonda Roberts (Russell) of Spring City, TN; brother Ronnie Hamilton; 15 grandchildren, Loria Bragg, Tammy Jones, David Jones, Mark Lemons, Eva Patterson, Sheila Haley, Tim Higgins, Pam Brown, Angie Holland, Jeff Lemons, Frank Higgins, Carol Lemons, Jason Lemons, Shannon Lamb and Amy Jones; 19 great-grandchildren; 7 step-great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and 10 step-great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Visitation, Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. (Noon) until 9:00 p.m.
The Funeral Service will be conducted on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Bro. L. E. Butler and Bro. John Cox officiating.
Burial will follow at the Zion Hill Cemetery in Hillsboro.