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Ruby Day Davis Rife, 86, of Rosedale, VA, went home to be with the Lord on August 29, 2017, at Bristol Regional Medical Center, after a long illness. Born July 04, 1931 at Paynesville, WV, to the late Ira and Loretta Rife Day; she was a long time member of the Church of God. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her first husband, Tom Davis and sons Larry and Gary Davis; second husband Wallace Creed Rife and son Jerry L. Rife. She is also preceded in death by one brother, James Elmer Day, four sisters Joyce Day, Hazel Day, Ruth Day and Emojean Bond.
Survivors include brothers Junior, Tommy, Johnny, Terry, and Bobby Day of Elkton, MD and Mack Day of Beckley, WV; Sisters Phyllis Scarberry and Shirley Cordill of Elkton, MD and Jaquetta Puckett of Hillsville, VA; and several nieces and nephews. She will be missed by special friends Sally Herron, Judy Hess, Doris Crawford, Jackie Rife, and God-son Randy Asbury.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 1:00 pm at the Old Country Church in Raysal, WV, with Pastor Mike Altizer officiating.
Visitation will be from 11:00 to 1:00 pm.
Interment will follow the service at Simeon L. Payne Cemetery on Keen Ridge Road, Paynesville, WV. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Arrangements have been made with Fanning Funeral Home of Iaeger, West Virginia.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at fanningfuneralhomes.com
Published on August 30, 2017
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