By: STEVE LeMASTERSPORTS EDITOR
November 20, 2012
Ruby Patrick Conn, age 59 of Printer, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Center, Hazard. She was born August 27, 1953 in Knott County, the daughter of the late Green and Ada Napier Patrick. She was a nurse aid and a member of the Gun Creek Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, Merlin Okie Conn, Jr. of Printer, one brother, Robert (Jewell) Patrick, two sisters, Wilma (L. C.) Dobson and Opal (Cleve) Dobson, and a host of family and friends. Our loss is Heaven’s gain.
In addition to her parents, Ruby was preceded in death by six brothers, Earl, Levi, Sherman, Silas, Jr. Ray, and Billy Francis Patrick, three sisters, Wanda Faye Conn, Shirley Ray Dobson, and Odessa Slone.
Funeral services for Ruby Patrick Conn will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, November 23, in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Simon Porter, Beecher Carty, Jr., and Gary White officiating. Burial will follow in the Conn Cemetery, Printer. Visitation will be held after 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.