MARTINEZ, Ga. - Graveside services for Mrs. Ruby Shoemaker, 76, of Oak Ridge Road, Martinez, Ga., who entered into rest September 15, 2007, will be conducted Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Rev. John Los officiating. Mrs. Shoemaker lived in North Augusta for 30 years and had recently moved to Martinez. She was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Herbert D. and Carrie Shoemaker, Martinez and J.T and Carolyn Durham, Augusta; one grandchild, April Durham, Augusta; a sister, Lessie Wall, Augusta; and several nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Chadwick, Russell Dodd, Ed Giddings, Barney Harrison, James Dodd, Kendell Wall, and Herbie Newsome. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Tuesday evening from 6 to 8. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1899 Central Ave., Augusta, Ga. 30904. Friends may call at the residence of Herbert D. Shoemaker, 2109 Oak Ridge Road, Martinez, Ga. 30907. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry online at www.poseyfuneralhome.com .
The Augusta Chronicle-September 18, 2007