Rubie Lee Hutson, 86 of Leavenworth, Kan. passed away October 4th, 2012. Rubie moved to Leavenworth from St. Louis to be with her daughter due to failing health.
Funeral Services will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, October 10th, 2012, at Faith Christian Center with Pastor David Walker officiating.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until Service Time at the Church.
Burial will be in Mount Muncie Cemetery, Lansing, Kan.
Rubie was born June 23rd, 1926, in Forest City, Ark. the daughter of Lillie Mae and Burt Hutson. She had four sisters and one brother who have preceded her in death.
She attended school and then went to work at the Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. until her retirement where she was the Linen Supervisor. She married Sammie Cooper in Forest City, Ark. in 1941. He passed away November 27th, 2011.
Rubie loved to fish, sew, play the guitar, travel, and loved listening to music.
She is survived by two daughters; Sammie Willis of Leavenworth, and Rose Benzie and her husband Alfred of St. Louis, Mo., eight grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren and 16 great great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.
She also proceeded in death by one grandson, one granddaughter, and two great grandsons.
Memorials in her name may be directed to Faith Christian Center.