Ruby Lee McDowell

Ruby Lee McDowell

Ruby Lee McDowell

Member of Corinth Christian Church

Ruby Lee McDowell, 91, widow of Eugene Clark “Beezer” McDowell, passed away Sunday, October 25, 2020 in Lexington. Ruby was born on April 27, 1929 in Stamping Ground to the late William Goebel and Birtie Mae Jones Humphrey. Ruby was a lifelong member of Corinth Christian Church and was a graduate of Stamping Ground High School.   

Those left to cherish her memory are her sons, Terry Clark McDowell (Margaret) and Keith McDowell, both of Stamping Ground;  

granddaughter, Madison McDowell; and brother, William “Buck” Humphrey (Geraldine) of Stamping Ground. 

Visitation for Ruby will be on Friday, Oct. 30 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home. Funeral will immediately follow at 2 p.m. with Minister Paul Waddelow and Minister Charlie Wogmon officiating. Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery with the following serving as pallbearers: Neil Riggs, Gary Tackett, Donald McDowell, David McDowell, Darel Humphrey, Junior Wright, and Gerald Tackett.  Bobby McDowell serving as honorary pallbearer. 

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Due to Governor Beshear’s mandate, 50% occupancy of the funeral home will be in practice and face coverings and proper social distancing are required for all who attend. 

We, at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home would like to thank the family for understanding during this time of change and for allowing us to care for their loved one. 

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