Ruby Jewel Robinson Weddle went to her eternal home on Friday, May 26, 2023 at Hospice of the Ozarks in Mt. Home, AR at the age of 93, surrounded by her family.
She was born to Kenneth and Ollie Robinson in Lonoke, Arkansas on February 12,1930. She was the oldest of 10 children.
She is survived by her son Jimmy (Becky) Bradley and daughter Jackie (Eddie) Barbot all of Mountain Home; grandchildren, Shannon (Phillip) Taylor, Natalie (Eric) Slusser, Heather Evans, Cory (Nadia) Barbot, Sarah (Dylan) Edwards, Philip (Marie) Evans.
She was the beloved great grandmother to Mallorie and Bradley Taylor, Logan (Hannah) Slusser, Jordan and Dawson Slusser, Hugo Barbot, Ruby and Hayes Edwards; Koby, Kaleb, Klemmie and CJ Evans. She was blessed to have loved even another generation; her great great grandson, Jackson Slusser.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Edward “Dink” Weddle; daughter, Janice Kay Evans; four sisters, Gaylene Priest, Betty Beardslee, Vera Simerly, and Sharon Kay Tiner; and three brothers, Douglas, Franklin and Kenny Robinson.
Ruby loved all things sewing and crafting! She spent her time quilting, crocheting, and knitting gifts for her family and friends. She was a member of the Mountain Home Extension Homemakers Club for many years, as well as a quilting group in Gassville.
She loved to garden and grow flowers, as well as watching the birds visit her feeders.
Visitation will be held Wednesday May 31st at the chapel at Westbrook Funeral Home in Hazen, AR at 10am, with the service following at 11am. A graveside service will follow and be held at Peppers Lake Cemetery in De Valls Bluff, AR.