Ruth  Newberry

Obituary of Ruth Ellen Newberry

Ruth Ellen Newberry peacefully went to be with the lord on October 20, 2021. She was born on December 15, 1930 in Donalsonville, Georgia and moved with her family to Ruskin, Florida in the 1940's. 

Ruth retired from Hillsborough County Schools where she made many lifelong friends and enjoyed serving the children. She loved shopping, spending time with her family, and she never turned down some good smoked mullet. 

She was an amazing cook and everyone who knew her, loved her world famous sour cream cakes. 

Ruth is survived by her beloved son, Allen (Vicki) Newberry, granddaughter Amanda Newberry, grandson Jason (Elisha) Newberry, great grandson Brody Newberry, brother Roger (Betty) Miller and many nieces and nephews. 

She is preceded in death by her husband, Grady Newberry, parents Thomas Jefferson and Stella Miller and sister Merle Griffis. 

Visitation will be at 11am on Saturday, October 23rd with the funeral immediately following at 12pm at Sun City Center Funeral Home. 

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Saturday
23
October

Visitation

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, October 23, 2021
Sun City Center Funeral Home
1851 Rickenbacker Dr.
Sun City Center, Florida, United States
Saturday
23
October

Funeral Service

12:00 pm
Saturday, October 23, 2021
Sun City Center Funeral Home
1851 Rickenbacker Dr.
Sun City Center, Florida, United States

Interment

Fellowship Cemetery
10232 State Road 674
Lithia, Florida, United States