Mrs. Ruby Grace Sanders, age 89, passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2018, in the comfort of family holding her hand.
Ruby, also known lovingly to many as RuRu, was a pillar in the community dedicating almost three decades of service at the Minden Civic Center as one of the town’s great leaders.
Ruby was born May 24, 1928 in Haskell, Texas to parents Minnie Grace (Norman) and George Dudley McKelvain. She grew up the eldest of three siblings, graduated from Haskell High School, moved to Odessa, Texas and then found her home in Minden, Louisiana.
Ruby married the love of her