Ruby L. Beasley
KANNAPOLIS ó Ruby Louise Beasley, 89, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2008.
Miss Beasley was born Sept. 23, 1918, in Burlington, and was the daughter of the late Archie Herbert and Molly McCrory Beasley.
She graduating from Cannon High School in 1937. She worked in Cannon Mills, earning money to attend college. Following her graduation from Pfeiffer College, she received a bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in psychology and education from Marion College in Marion, Ind. She taught school in Kannapolis for 28 years.
She was a member of First Wesleyan Church and the Friendly Sunday School Class.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
A service was held Saturday, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at First Wesleyan Church, conducted by Dr. Forbis Kivett and the Rev. T. Wayne Preusz. Burial followed at West Lawn Memorial Park in China Grove.Memorials: First Wesleyan Church, 301 Bethpage Road, Kannapolis, NC 28081 or Hospice & Palliative Care of Cabarrus County, 5003 Boy Scout Camp Road, Kannapolis NC 28081.
Whitley’s Funeral Home is in charge. Online condolences may be left at www.whitleys funeralhome.com.