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January 21, 2011

RUBY TYREE Ruby Lem-Mons Tyree, 94, died Friday, January 21, 2011, at the Springs Nursing Home in Hot Springs. Mrs. Tyree was born May 27, 1916, in Rockwood TN, a daughter of the late Thomas Houston and Delia Copeland Lem-Mons. She had retired as cashier and produce manager for the former Smith's Super Maarket in Covington. She was a longtime member of the Emory Chapel United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alexander "Lex" Tyree in 1988; her brother, Thomas Lem-Mons; two grandsons, Dustin Rhodes and Michael Fulmore, a ganddaughter, Debra Walsh, and a daughter-in-law, Barbara Tyree. Surviving are three Daughters, Deloris Tyree of Richmond; Jean Rhodes and Bobbie Hancock and her husband, Ralph, all of Covington; two Sons, A.G.Tyree,Jr. and his wife,Beverly, and Houston Tyree all of Richmond; 15 grandchildren, and a number of great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. In accordance with her wishes, her body has been cremated. The family will be at the residence of Bobbie and Ralph Hancock at 2031 South Clark Avenue.
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