Ruby JoAnn Wagoner, 82, of Malden, was born December 9, 1935, in Independence, Kan., to Dale Victor Morrison and Bobbie Braig Morrison, and departed this life December 21, 2017 at her residence.
She was united in marriage to Albert Lee Wagoner June 28, 1952, in Piggott, Ark. He preceded her in death Dec. 12, 2001.
Ruby was a cook at the Malden School District for many years.
She is survived by three sons, Ronnie Wagoner of Malden, Dale Wagoner of Malden, and Herbert Wagoner and wife, Sheri, of Peculiar, Mo.; two daughters, Belinda “Bindy” Grant and husband, Danny, of Malden, and Donna Wagoner, also of Malden; 14 grandchildren, Melissa Baker, Cindy Daniel, Jennifer Wagoner, Jamie Wagoner, Robert Wagoner, Andrea Canaday, Waylon Grant, Travis Wagoner, Richard Wilcox, Jake Wilcox, Greg Grant, Darrell Grant, Sonny Crocker, and Brittany Crocker; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; two sisters, Corrine Steffan of Seleh, Wash., and Dalene Davis of Mountain View, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one son, James Wagoner; and one sister, Margaret Salisbury.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, December 26, 2017 in the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with Mr. James Powell officiating. Burial followed in Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.