Ruby J. Purcell Mills Stice, 75, of Louisville, Ky., and formerly of Indianapolis, died Saturday, June 14, 2003, at 3:30 p.m. at Hospice Care of Louisville.
She was born Aug. 7, 1927, in Clay County, the daughter of Raymond and Cecil Trout Purcell. She attended Staunton High School.
She worked at Pillsbury, RCA in Indianapolis and for Parrish Manufacturing. She was a homemaker following retirement and enjoyed traveling.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Steven Mills, in 1979.
She is survived by her husband, Warner Stice of Louisville; one daughter, Sally Rabb of Indianapolis; one son and daughter-in-law, Allen Mills and Patricia of Greenwood; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and three brothers, Jerry Purcell and wife Ruthann of Brazil, Jim Purcell of Indianapolis and Paul Purcell of Sullivan.
Services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at French Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Roeschlein officiating. Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service. Light a candle in her memory at www.frenchfuneralhome.com.